Remicade Vial Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Anemia
  • Hives
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Chest Pain
  • Chills
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Fever
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Head Pain
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Itching
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Rash
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throat Irritation
  • Throwing Up
  • Trouble Breathing

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Infection Due To The Candida Fungus

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Bronchitis
  • Cough
  • Diarrhea
  • Indigestion
  • Infection Caused By A Virus
  • Joint Pain
  • Pain
  • Thrush
  • Urinary Tract Infection

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Abscess
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Active Tuberculosis
  • Acute Liver Failure
  • Allergic Reaction Causing Serum Sickness
  • Aspergillosis
  • Blockage Of Normal Bile Flow
  • Bronchospasm
  • Carcinoma Cancer Of The Cervix
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Coccidioidomycosis
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Disease Caused By Cytomegalovirus Infection
  • Drug Therapy That Worsens Or Flares Psoriasis
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Extreme Loss Of Body Water
  • Fluid In The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Heart Attack
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatosplenic T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Infection
  • Infection Caused By A Fungus
  • Infection Caused By Blastomyces Dermatitidis Fungus
  • Infection Caused By The Bacteria Listeria Monocytogenes
  • Infection Due To A Parasite
  • Infection Due To Nocardia Bacteria
  • Inflamed Spinal Cord
  • Inflammation Of Blood Vessels In The Skin
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Legionnaire's Disease
  • Leukemia
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Linear Iga Bullous Dermatosis
  • Liver Inflammation Caused By Body's Own Immune Response
  • Lluid In The Lungs
  • Low Platelet Count And Bleeding From Immune Response
  • Lung Fibrosis
  • Lupus-Like Syndrome
  • Malignant Lymphoma
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Malignant Tumor Or Cancer
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonia Caused By Pneumocystis Jirovecii Organism
  • Poor Vision
  • Reactivated Tuberculosis
  • Relapse Of Hepatitis B Infection Symptoms
  • Seizures
  • Sepsis Caused By Bacteria
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Slow Heartbeat
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Stomach Or Intestine Blockage
  • Stroke
  • Sudden Blindness And Pain Upon Moving The Eye
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Vasculitis
  • Vocal Cord Swelling
  • Worsening Of Chronic Heart Failure
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma Of The Skin
  • Blood Clot In Vein
  • Constipation
  • Disorder Of Nerve
  • Dizzy
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Temporary Blindness
  • Visible Water Retention

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