ERWINAZE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • increased risk of bleeding due to clotting disorder
  • a blood clot
  • acute liver failure
  • acute inflammation of the pancreas
  • high blood sugar
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug

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

  • fever
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • reactions at the site of the injection
  • intense abdominal pain

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • low amount of albumin proteins in the blood
  • hives
  • hallucinations
  • headache

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

  • high amount of ammonium in the blood
  • high amount of bilirubin in the blood

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a complication of diabetes with high blood ketone levels called diabetic ketoacidosis
  • a blood clot in the brain
  • formation of blood clots in the leg veins
  • bleeding
  • coma
  • seizures
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a type of brain disorder called posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome

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

  • high amount of triglyceride in the blood
  • excessive fat in the blood
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