Cisplatin Vial Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Function Of Bone Marrow
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • High Amount Of Uric Acid In The Blood
  • Kidney Damage
  • Kidney Disease Caused By Increased Uric Acid In The Body
  • Low Amount Of Magnesium In The Blood
  • Severe Nausea

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Severe Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Bronchospasm
  • Hives
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Signs And Symptoms At Injection Site
  • Toxic Effect On Brain Or Spinal Cord Function

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Feeling Weak
  • Hair Loss
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Rash

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Blood Clot In Aorta
  • Brain-Capillary Leak Syndrome
  • Disease In The White Matter Area Of The Brain
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Heart Attack
  • Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease
  • Inflammation Of Arteries That Carry Blood In The Brain
  • Low Amount Of Calcium In The Blood
  • Low Amount Of Phosphate In The Blood
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood
  • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood Clot
  • Optic Disk Edema
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Seizures
  • Stroke
  • Sudden Blindness And Pain Upon Moving The Eye
  • Sudden Loss Of Vision
  • Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion
  • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  • Toxicity To Organs Of Hearing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Extreme Loss Of Body Water
  • Hiccups
  • Taste Problems

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