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axitinib oral

Does axitinib oral have side effects?

The following side effects are associated with axitinib oral:

Common side effects of axitinib oral:

High Blood PressureSevere
HemorrhageSevere
Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
IndigestionLess Severe
Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
ItchingLess Severe
Dry SkinLess Severe
Joint PainLess Severe
Muscle PainLess Severe
DizzyLess Severe
Low EnergyLess Severe
Taste ProblemsLess Severe
RashLess Severe
Tingling, Pain, Redness and Edema of Hands and FeetLess Severe
Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
Weight LossLess Severe
Head PainLess Severe
Voice DisorderLess Severe
NosebleedLess Severe
Trouble BreathingLess Severe
CoughLess Severe
Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
Throwing UpLess Severe
DiarrheaLess Severe
Stomach CrampsLess Severe
Elevation of Proteins in the UrineLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe
Extreme Loss of Body WaterLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of axitinib oral:

A Blood Clot within the Blood Vessels of the EyeSevere
Blood Clot in LungSevere
Blood Clot in an ArterySevere
Blood ClotSevere
Blood Clot in a Deep VeinSevere
Coughing Up BloodSevere
Overactive Thyroid GlandSevere
Abnormal Increase in Red Blood CellsLess Severe
Redness of SkinLess Severe
Hair LossLess Severe
AnemiaLess Severe

Rare side effects of axitinib oral:

Brain-Capillary Leak SyndromeSevere
Extremely High Blood PressureSevere
Transient Ischemic AttackSevere
An Abnormal Connection Between the Stomach and IntestineSevere
Liver FailureSevere
Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
Impaired Wound HealingSevere
Underactive ThyroidSevere
High Amount of Calcium in the BloodSevere
A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or IntestineSevere
Sore TongueLess Severe

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