Filgrastim Solution Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Bone Pain
  • Fever
  • Head Pain
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Pain
  • Nausea
  • Numbness
  • Pain
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Inflammation And Infection Of The Abdomen Lining
  • Reactions At The Site Of The Injection

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Nosebleed
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On Skin

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, A Type Of Lung Disorder
  • An Enlarged Liver
  • An Enlarged Spleen
  • Aortitis
  • Bleeding From The Lungs
  • Bleeding In The Alveoli Of The Lungs
  • Coughing Up Of Blood
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Fluid To Leak Out Of Small Blood Vessels
  • Glomerulonephritis, A Condition That Affects The Kidneys
  • Inflammation Of Blood Vessels In The Skin
  • Osteoporosis, A Condition Of Weak Bones
  • Rupture Of The Spleen
  • Supraventricular Arrhythmias, A Type Of Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Sweet's Disease

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Bloody Urine
  • Diarrhea
  • Drug Therapy That Worsens Or Flares Psoriasis
  • Elevation Of Proteins In The Urine
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Hair Loss
  • Low Energy

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