Xeloda Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Throwing Up
  • Tingling, Pain, Redness And Edema Of Hands And Feet

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Skin Inflammation

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Blocked Bowels With Decreased Peristaltic Movement
  • Blood Clot Formation In Veins
  • Chest Pain
  • Depression
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Sluggishness
  • Visible Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Constipation
  • Dizzy
  • Eye Irritation
  • Fever
  • Fingernail And/Or Toenail Disease
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Loose Nails
  • Mood Changes
  • Pink Eye
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Rash
  • Redness Of Skin
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Sore Throat
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin
  • Taste Problems
  • Weight Loss

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Angina
  • Blood Clot In Vein
  • Blood Coming From Anus
  • Disease In The White Matter Area Of The Brain
  • Disease Of Inadequate Blood Flow To The Heart Muscle
  • Disease Of The Muscle Of The Heart With Enlargement
  • Disorder Of The Brain
  • Excess Liver Fibrous Tissue
  • Extreme Breathing Difficulty
  • Extreme Loss Of Body Water
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Failure
  • Hepatitis
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Infection
  • Inflamed Colon And Small Intestine With Some Tissue Death
  • Inflammation Of A Vein
  • Inflammation Of The Cornea Of The Eye
  • Inflammation Of The Liver With Stoppage Of Bile Flow
  • Kidney Failure
  • Low Platelet Count And Bleeding From Immune Response
  • Lung Embolism
  • Nosebleed
  • Pneumonia
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Radiation Recall Syndrome
  • Severe Diarrhea
  • Severe Nausea
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Ulcers Of Esophagus
  • Uncoordinated

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Cough
  • Diarrhea

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