GRIS-PEG Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • headache

    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • thrush
    • low levels of white blood cells
    • low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
    • confusion
    • a painful condition that affects the nerves in the legs and arms called peripheral neuropathy
    • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
    • increased sensitivity of the skin to the sun
    • hives
    • a skin rash

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • irritation of the stomach or intestines
    • dizziness
    • difficulty sleeping
    • low energy
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • diarrhea
    • elevation of proteins in the urine

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called toxic epidermal necrolysis
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    • a condition with symptoms that resemble lupus
    • high amount of bilirubin in the blood
    • abnormal liver function tests
    • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

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