Ibrutinib Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • An Infection
  • Anemia
  • Bleeding
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Low Levels Of A Type Of White Blood Cell Called Neutrophils
  • Pneumonia

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Common Cold
  • A Skin Rash
  • Bruising
  • Constipation
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Nausea
  • Pain In The Muscles Or Bones
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • High Blood Pressure

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Decrease In Sharpness Of Vision
  • An Infection Of The Skin And The Tissue Below The Skin
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Bloody Urine
  • Blurred Vision
  • Bruising Under The Skin
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Dizziness
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Tissue Lining The Sinuses
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nosebleed
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On Skin
  • Stomatitis, A Condition With Painful Swelling And Sores Inside The Mouth
  • Urinary Tract Infection

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • An Increase In Uric Acid Due To Cancer Chemotherapy
  • An Inflammatory Condition Of Fat Under The Skin With Red Patches And Lumps Called Panniculitis
  • Bleeding Within The Skull
  • Cancer Of The Squamous Cells In The Skin
  • Hardening Of The Liver
  • Kidney Failure
  • Liver Failure
  • Lung Tissue Problems
  • Pneumonia With A Fungus Called Pneumocystis Jirovecii
  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy, A Type Of Brain Infection
  • Reactivation Of Hepatitis B Infection
  • Subdural Intracranial Hemorrhage
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias, A Type Of Abnormal Heart Rhythm

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Condition With Loosening Of The Nails From The Nailbed Called Onycholysis
  • A Painful Condition That Affects The Nerves In The Legs And Arms Called Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma Of The Skin
  • Hives

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