Idarubicin HCL Vial Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Bleeding
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Infection
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Disease Of The Muscle Of The Heart With Enlargement
  • Increased Uric Acid Due To Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Redness Of Skin Following Radiation Therapy
  • Seizures
  • Signs And Symptoms At Injection Site
  • Tissue Death

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Altered Mental Status
  • Fever
  • Peripheral Neuropathy

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Escape Of Intravenous Medications Into Surrounding Tissues
  • Heart Attack
  • Hives
  • Hole In The Intestine
  • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An Allergy
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Radiation Recall Syndrome
  • Rash
  • Severely Decreased Activity Of The Bone Marrow
  • Small And Large Intestine Inflammation

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