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cetuximab intravenous

Does cetuximab intravenous have side effects?

The following side effects are associated with cetuximab intravenous:

Common side effects of cetuximab intravenous:

Puffy Face from Water RetentionSevere
Trouble BreathingSevere
DepressionLess Severe
Pink EyeLess Severe
Throat IrritationLess Severe
Dry MouthLess Severe
Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
IndigestionLess Severe
Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
ItchingLess Severe
Fingernail and/or Toenail DiseaseLess Severe
Hair LossLess Severe
A Breaking Out of the Skin Resembling AcneLess Severe
BackacheLess Severe
Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
PainLess Severe
Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
Weight LossLess Severe
Head PainLess Severe
CoughLess Severe
Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
Throwing UpLess Severe
DiarrheaLess Severe
Stomach CrampsLess Severe
Abnormal Liver Function TestsLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of cetuximab intravenous:

Blood Clot in LungSevere
Kidney FailureSevere
A Groove in the SkinSevere
Difficulty SwallowingSevere
Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
Inflammation of the LipsLess Severe
Dry SkinLess Severe
ChillsLess Severe

Rare side effects of cetuximab intravenous:

Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole BodySevere
Inflammation of the Cornea of the EyeSevere
Lung Tissue ProblemsSevere
High Blood PressureSevere
Heart AttackSevere
Complete Stoppage of the HeartSevere
Meningitis Not Caused by an InfectionSevere
Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
Skin Inflammation due to Exposure to X-Rays or Gamma RaysSevere
Abnormally High-Pitched Breathing SoundSevere
Giant HivesSevere
Low Amount of Magnesium in the BloodSevere
Excessive HairinessLess Severe
HoarsenessLess Severe
Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe

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