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    Side Effects

    List Cyclophosphamide side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with cyclophosphamide:

    Common side effects of cyclophosphamide:

    • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood CellSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • InfectionSevere
    • Reduction In The Body's Resistance To InfectionSevere
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • Discoloration Of NailLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • FeverLess Severe
    • Hair LossLess Severe
    • Irregular PeriodsLess Severe
    • Loss Of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Skin DarkeningLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of cyclophosphamide:

    • AnemiaSevere
    • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
    • Increased Uric Acid Due To Cancer ChemotherapySevere
    • Inflammation Of The Bladder With HemorrhageSevere
    • Kidney DamageSevere
    • Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone SecretionSevere
    • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver ProblemsSevere
    • Absence Of Menstrual PeriodsLess Severe
    • Absence Of Spermatozoa From The Seminal FluidLess Severe
    • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
    • Low Sperm CountLess Severe
    • Temporary Redness Of Face And NeckLess Severe

    Rare side effects of cyclophosphamide:

    • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
    • Acute Inflammation Of The Covering Of The HeartSevere
    • Acute Inflammation Of The PancreasSevere
    • Atrial FibrillationSevere
    • Atrial FlutterSevere
    • Bleeding Of Heart MuscleSevere
    • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or IntestinesSevere
    • Blockage Of Normal Bile FlowSevere
    • Blood Clot Formation In VeinsSevere
    • Brain-Capillary Leak SyndromeSevere
    • BronchospasmSevere
    • Cancer Of The BladderSevere
    • Disorder Of The BrainSevere
    • Enlarged LiverSevere
    • Erythema MultiformeSevere
    • Fluid In The Covering Of The Heart Or PericardiumSevere
    • Giant HivesSevere
    • Hearing LossSevere
    • Heart AttackSevere
    • Heart Compression Caused By Excess Fluid In The CoveringSevere
    • Heart FailureSevere
    • Heart Ventricle Rhythm ProblemSevere
    • Hepatic Veno-Occlusive DiseaseSevere
    • HepatitisSevere
    • High Blood SugarSevere
    • HivesSevere
    • Impaired Wound HealingSevere
    • Inadequate Blood Flow In The ExtremitiesSevere
    • Increased Pressure Of Pulmonary CirculationSevere
    • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An AllergySevere
    • Inflammation Of The BladderSevere
    • Inflammation Of The Large IntestineSevere
    • Inflammation Of The Middle Tissue Heart MuscleSevere
    • ItchingSevere
    • Kidney FailureSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Liver FailureSevere
    • Low Amount Of Sodium In The BloodSevere
    • Lung EmbolismSevere
    • Lung FibrosisSevere
    • Painful, Red Or Swollen MouthSevere
    • Prolonged QT Interval On EKGSevere
    • Radiation Recall SyndromeSevere
    • RashSevere
    • RhabdomyolysisSevere
    • SclerodermaSevere
    • SeizuresSevere
    • Serious Blood Clotting ProblemSevere
    • Signs And Symptoms At Injection SiteSevere
    • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
    • Supraventricular Cardiac ArrhythmiaSevere
    • Syndrome Characterized By Anemia And Renal FailureSevere
    • Thyroid Carcinoma CancerSevere
    • Tingling, Pain, Redness And Edema Of Hands And FeetSevere
    • Trouble BreathingSevere
    • ConstipationLess Severe
    • Muscle SpasmLess Severe
    • Pink EyeLess Severe
    • Problems With SmellLess Severe
    • Ringing In The EarsLess Severe
    • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
    • Water RetentionLess Severe

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