Sevelamer HCl Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • inflammation and infection of the abdomen lining
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • indigestion
  • constipation
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • gas
  • diarrhea
  • intense abdominal pain
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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

  • itching
  • joint pain
  • decreased appetite
  • abdominal bloating
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • acute bleeding ulcer of the stomach or intestines
  • a decrease in blood supply to the intestines resulting in portions of the intestine dying
  • inflammation of the large intestine
  • blocked bowels with decreased peristaltic movement
  • a blockage of the intestines with stool
  • blockage of the stomach or intestine
  • a hole in the intestine
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
  • a rupture in the wall of the stomach or intestine
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • a skin rash
  • difficulty swallowing
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