Crizotinib Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased Number Of Lymphocytes In The Blood
  • Problems With Eyesight

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Blurred Vision
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Disorder Of Nerve
  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Taste Problems
  • Throwing Up
  • Visible Water Retention

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Floater
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Liver Failure
  • Lung Embolism
  • Pneumonia
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Renal Cyst
  • Slow Heartbeat
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Manner Of Walking
  • Deficiency Of A Substance That Promotes Masculinization
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Feeling Faint
  • Fever
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Esophagus
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Numbness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pain In Arms Or Legs
  • Rash
  • Weight Gain
  • Weight Loss

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Bleeding From The Lungs
  • Decrease In The Optic Disk Of The Eye
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Flashing Lights
  • Hepatitis
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • Injury Of The Optic Nerve
  • Poor Vision
  • Shock Caused By A Severe Bacterial Infection

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