Unipen 1 Gram Intravenous Solution Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Yeast Infection Of The Vagina And Vulva
  • Diarrhea
  • Head Pain
  • Nausea
  • Thrush
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Serum Sickness Reaction
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Itching
  • Stomatitis, A Condition With Painful Swelling And Sores Inside The Mouth

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • A Spasm Of The Larynx
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder Where The Red Blood Cells Burst
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder With A Decrease In All Types Of Blood Cells Called Pancytopenia
  • A Type Of Kidney Inflammation Called Interstitial Nephritis
  • A Type Of Significant Allergic Skin Reaction Called DRESS Syndrome
  • A Type Of Skin Disorder Called Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormal Peeling Of Skin
  • Blockage Of Normal Bile Flow
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Diarrhea From An Infection With Clostridium Difficile Bacteria
  • Exaggerated Deep Reflexes
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Increased Risk Of Bleeding Due To Clotting Disorder
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Inflammation Of The Vein, Or Phlebitis After Infusion
  • Kidney Failure
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Low Levels Of A Type Of White Blood Cell Called Neutrophils
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Mental Status Changes
  • Myoclonus, Quick And Involuntary Muscle Jerks
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Seizures
  • The Appearance Of Crystals In The Urine
  • Thrombophlebitis, An Inflamed Vein Due To A Blood Clot
  • Very Low Levels Of Granulocytes, A Type Of White Blood Cell

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Fever
  • Hives
  • Reactions At The Site Of The Injection

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