AMPHOTERICIN B LIPOSOME Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • fever
  • chills
  • trouble breathing
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • difficulty sleeping
  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • intense abdominal pain
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • high blood pressure
  • low blood pressure
  • backache
  • a skin rash
  • chest pain
  • abnormal color of urine
  • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
  • a high alanine transaminase level
  • a high aspartate transaminase level
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • confusion
  • fluid retention in the legs, feet, arms or hands
  • cough
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
  • fluid in the lungs
  • acute kidney failure
  • inflammation of the bladder with hemorrhage
  • a condition with muscle tissue breakdown called rhabdomyolysis
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
  • slow and shallow breathing
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • decreased kidney function
  • bleeding not related to menstrual period
  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • hives
  • difficult or painful urination
  • involuntary leakage of urine
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