NOXAFIL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • decreased blood platelets
  • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
  • thrombophlebitis, an inflamed vein due to a blood clot
  • trouble breathing

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

  • muscle pain
  • dizziness
  • difficulty sleeping
  • low energy
  • decreased appetite
  • headache
  • cough
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • generalized weakness

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a herpes simplex infection
  • low amount of magnesium in the blood
  • low amount of calcium in the blood
  • anemia
  • high blood pressure
  • pneumonia
  • bleeding not related to menstrual period
  • backache
  • high amount of bilirubin in the blood
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • fast heartbeat
  • a high alanine transaminase level
  • a high aspartate transaminase level

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

  • low blood pressure
  • throat irritation
  • indigestion
  • constipation
  • itching
  • joint pain
  • excessive sweating
  • chills
  • small reddish-purplish pin-point sized spots on skin
  • high blood sugar
  • intense abdominal pain

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • decreased function of the adrenal gland
  • hemolytic uremic syndrome, a condition that affects the kidney and the blood
  • a clot in the lung
  • torsades de pointes, a type of abnormal heart rhythm
  • prolonged QT interval on EKG
  • thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, a type of blood disorder
  • liver failure
  • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
  • acute kidney failure
  • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
  • pancreatitis
  • pseudoaldosteronism, a condition with abnormal salt and water in the blood and high blood pressure

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

  • a feeling of pins and needles on skin

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