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    Side Effects

    List Afinitor side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with Afinitor:

    Common side effects of Afinitor:

    • AnemiaSevere
    • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
    • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood CellSevere
    • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or HandsSevere
    • High Blood SugarSevere
    • InfectionSevere
    • Low Amount Of Phosphate In The BloodSevere
    • Numbness And TinglingSevere
    • PneumoniaSevere
    • Trouble BreathingSevere
    • AcneLess Severe
    • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or SinusLess Severe
    • Canker SoreLess Severe
    • CoughLess Severe
    • Decreased Number Of Lymphocytes In The BloodLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Feeling AnxiousLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Fingernail And/Or Toenail DiseaseLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Loss Of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Low EnergyLess Severe
    • NosebleedLess Severe
    • Painful, Red Or Swollen MouthLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe
    • Sinus Irritation And CongestionLess Severe
    • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
    • Throat PainLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Weight LossLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of Afinitor:

    • BleedingSevere
    • DepressionSevere
    • DiabetesSevere
    • Escape Of Fluid Into The LungsSevere
    • Extreme Loss Of Body WaterSevere
    • High Blood PressureSevere
    • Infection Due To The Candida FungusSevere
    • Inflammation In Lungs Caused By Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Interstitial PneumonitisSevere
    • Tingling, Pain, Redness And Edema Of Hands And FeetSevere
    • Absence Of Menstrual PeriodsLess Severe
    • Accumulation Of Fluid In The Tissues Of The EyelidLess Severe
    • Aggressive BehaviorLess Severe
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual PeriodLess Severe
    • Break In NailLess Severe
    • CellulitisLess Severe
    • Chest PainLess Severe
    • ChillsLess Severe
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • ConstipationLess Severe
    • Difficulty SwallowingLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Dry MouthLess Severe
    • Dry SkinLess Severe
    • Elevation Of Proteins In The UrineLess Severe
    • Excessive Fat In The BloodLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • Hair LossLess Severe
    • HemorrhoidsLess Severe
    • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The BloodLess Severe
    • Increased Secretion Of Follicle-Stimulating HormoneLess Severe
    • Increased Secretion Of Luteinizing HormoneLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Middle Ear InfectionLess Severe
    • Mouth IrritationLess Severe
    • Muscle SpasmLess Severe
    • Ovarian CystLess Severe
    • Pain In The Jaw AreaLess Severe
    • Problem With PeriodsLess Severe
    • Runny NoseLess Severe
    • Temporary Redness Of Face And NeckLess Severe
    • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe
    • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

    Rare side effects of Afinitor:

    • Acute Inflammation Of The PancreasSevere
    • Acute Renal FailureSevere
    • Acute Respiratory Distress SyndromeSevere
    • Blood ClotSevere
    • Blood Clot In A Deep Vein Of The ExtremitiesSevere
    • Blood Clot In An ArterySevere
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Type ISevere
    • GallstonesSevere
    • Giant HivesSevere
    • Heart FailureSevere
    • Impaired Wound HealingSevere
    • Increased Pressure Of Pulmonary CirculationSevere
    • Infection Caused By A Protozoa OrganismSevere
    • Infection Caused By A VirusSevere
    • Infection Caused By MycobacteriaSevere
    • Inflammation Of The GallbladderSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Lung EmbolismSevere
    • Lung Tissue ProblemsSevere
    • Malignant LymphomaSevere
    • Opportunistic Fungal InfectionSevere
    • Pneumonia Caused By Pneumocystis Jirovecii OrganismSevere
    • Post Kidney Transplant Renal ThrombosisSevere
    • Relapse Of Hepatitis B Infection SymptomsSevere
    • Sepsis Caused By BacteriaSevere
    • Sepsis Caused By FungusSevere
    • Skin CancerSevere
    • Absence Of Spermatozoa From The Seminal FluidLess Severe

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