Porfimer Solution, Reconstituted (Recon Soln) Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Narrowing In The Esophagus
  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Accumulation Of Fluid In Tissues Of The Esophagus
  • Anemia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Bloody Vomit
  • Chest Pain
  • Coughing Up Of Blood
  • Escape Of Fluid Into The Lungs
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Fever
  • Heart Failure
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Pneumonia
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Thrush
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Visible Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Constipation
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Increased Sensitivity Of The Skin To The Sun
  • Nausea And Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Puncture, Tear Or Hole In The Esophagus
  • A Stomach Ulcer
  • A Yellowing Of The Eyes Or Skin From Buildup Of Bilirubin Called Jaundice
  • Angina, A Type Of Chest Pain
  • Blocked Bowels With Decreased Peristaltic Movement
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cough
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Fluid In The Lungs
  • Inflammation And Infection Of The Abdomen Lining
  • Lung Failure Causing Loss Of Breath
  • Photopsia, A Sensation Of Flashing Lights In The Eye
  • Tumor Bleeding

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Change In Vision
  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Burping
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Double Vision
  • Eye Discomfort
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Esophagus
  • Pain
  • Visual Sensitivity To Light
  • Weight Loss

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Heart Attack
  • A Rupture In The Wall Of The Stomach Or Intestine
  • A Stroke
  • A Systemic Inflammatory Response Called Sepsis Due To An Infection With Bacteria
  • An Abnormal Connection Between The Esophagus And Windpipe
  • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood Clot
  • Slow Heartbeat

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • An Imbalance Of Body Fluids
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Confusion
  • Dizziness
  • Hives
  • Throat Irritation

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