Heparin SODIUM Vial Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Bleeding
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Platelets Due To The Medication Heparin
  • Signs And Symptoms At Injection Site

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Adrenal Hemorrhage
  • Bleeding In The Abdomen
  • Bleeding Into Ovary
  • Blood Clot In An Artery Of The Kidney
  • Blood Clot With Platelet Decrease Due To Heparin
  • Bronchospasm
  • Continued Painful Erection
  • Dead Skin
  • Hives
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Itching
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Osteoporosis
  • Paresthesia Of Plantar Surface
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Rash
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Ulcer

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Asthma
  • Chills
  • Collection Of Clotted Blood In An Organ, Space Or Tissue
  • Excessive Watery Eyes
  • Fever
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Nausea And Vomiting
  • Redness Of Skin

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