FARYDAK Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a bacterial infection
  • an infection due to a virus
  • opportunistic fungal infection
  • low amount of phosphate in the blood
  • low amount of sodium in the blood
  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • anemia
  • decreased blood platelets
  • low levels of white blood cells
  • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
  • a decreased number of lymphocytes in the blood
  • pneumonia
  • decreased kidney function
  • diarrhea
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • fever
  • fluid retention in the legs, feet, arms or hands
  • decreased appetite
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a systemic inflammatory response called sepsis due to an infection with bacteria
  • high amount of magnesium in the blood
  • high amount of phosphate in the blood
  • high amount of bilirubin in the blood
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • weight loss
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a low supply of oxygen rich blood to the heart
  • abnormal heart electrical signals
  • prolonged QT interval on EKG
  • abnormal heart rhythm
  • bleeding
  • lung failure causing loss of breath
  • kidney failure
  • trouble breathing
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • a condition with low thyroid hormone levels
  • low amount of magnesium in the blood
  • dehydration
  • orthostatic hypotension, a form of low blood pressure
  • low blood pressure
  • dry mouth
  • inflammation of the lips
  • a type of stomach irritation called gastritis
  • indigestion
  • inflammation of the large intestine
  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • fainting
  • dizziness
  • difficulty sleeping
  • chills
  • muscle tremors
  • taste impairment
  • a skin rash
  • headache
  • heart throbbing or pounding
  • wheezing
  • cough
  • an abnormal breathing sound called rales
  • gas
  • involuntary leakage of urine
  • abdominal bloating
  • high amount of uric acid in the blood
  • high blood sugar
  • intense abdominal pain
  • an abnormal growth or appearance of the skin
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