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rituximab intravenous

Does rituximab intravenous have side effects?

The following side effects are associated with rituximab intravenous:

Common side effects of rituximab intravenous:

Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetSevere
High Blood PressureSevere
Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
Inflammation of the NoseSevere
Low EnergySevere
Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
Temporary Redness of Face and NeckSevere
Head PainSevere
Trouble BreathingSevere
Feel Like Throwing UpSevere
Throwing UpSevere
Giant HivesSevere
Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
Night SweatsLess Severe
Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
BronchitisLess Severe
Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe
BackacheLess Severe
Muscle SpasmLess Severe
Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of rituximab intravenous:

Presence of Fungal Microorganisms in the BloodSevere
Sinus Irritation and CongestionSevere
Breathing ChangesSevere
Chest TightnessSevere
Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
Throat PainLess Severe
IndigestionLess Severe
Joint PainLess Severe
Muscle PainLess Severe
DizzyLess Severe
Weight GainLess Severe
CoughLess Severe
DiarrheaLess Severe
Stomach CrampsLess Severe
Swelling of the AbdomenLess Severe
AnxiousLess Severe

Rare side effects of rituximab intravenous:

Inflammation of the Uvea of the EyeSevere
Sudden Blindness and Pain Upon Moving the EyeSevere
Lung Tissue ProblemsSevere
Relapse of Hepatitis B Infection SymptomsSevere
Eye IrritationSevere
Progressive Disease in the White Matter of the BrainSevere
Blistering Skin Disease associated with CancerSevere
Lichenoid Dermatitis Drug ReactionSevere
Heart AttackSevere
Paroxysmal Supraventricular TachycardiaSevere
Ventricular FibrillationSevere
Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
Inflammation & Obstruction of Smallest Breathing PassagesSevere
X-Ray Results showing Lung Tissue ChangesSevere
Adult Respiratory Distress SyndromeSevere
Blocked Bowels with No MovementSevere
Stomach or Intestine BlockageSevere
Infection caused by a VirusSevere
Hole in the IntestineSevere
Liver FailureSevere
Kidney DamageSevere
Acute Kidney DiseaseSevere
Inflammation of the Skin with BlistersSevere
Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
Muscle Weakness of the Arms or LegsSevere
Blood Circulation Failure due to Serious Heart ConditionSevere
Decreased Oxygen In The Tissues Or BloodSevere
Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
Allergic Reaction causing Serum SicknessSevere
Pneumonia caused by Pneumocystis Jirovecii OrganismSevere
A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or IntestineSevere
Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere

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