Platinol AQ Solution Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Type Of Blood Disorder Where The Red Blood Cells Burst Called Hemolytic Anemia
  • Anemia
  • Damage To The Kidneys
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Function Of Bone Marrow
  • High Amount Of Uric Acid In The Blood
  • Increased Uric Acid In The Body Resulting In Kidney Disease
  • Low Amount Of Magnesium In The Blood
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Nausea
  • Ototoxicity, Damage To The Inner Ear That Affects Hearing Or Balance
  • Vomiting

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Painful Condition That Affects The Nerves In The Legs And Arms Called Peripheral Neuropathy

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Toxic Effect On The Central Nervous System, Which Consists Of The Brain And Spinal Cord
  • Bronchospasm
  • Hives
  • Reactions At The Site Of The Injection

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • A Skin Rash
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Hair Loss
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Stomatitis, A Condition With Painful Swelling And Sores Inside The Mouth

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Clot In The Aorta
  • A Clot In The Lung
  • A Disorder With Excess Antidiuretic Hormone Called Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone
  • A Heart Attack
  • A Hypersensitivity Reaction To A Drug
  • A Rupture In The Wall Of The Stomach Or Intestine
  • A Stroke
  • A Sudden Loss Of Vision
  • A Type Of Brain Disorder Called Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome
  • A Type Of Inflammation Of The Lung Called Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Absence Of Sperm In Semen
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia, A Type Of Blood Cancer
  • An Increase In Uric Acid Due To Cancer Chemotherapy
  • An Infection
  • Blindness Due To Damage In The Brain
  • Cellulitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Fluid In The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, A Condition That Affects The Kidney And The Blood
  • Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease, A Type Of Liver Disease
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • Infertility
  • Inflammation Of Blood Vessels In The Brain Or Spinal Cord
  • Involuntary Muscle Contractions
  • Leukoencephalopathy, A Disease Of The White Matter Of 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
  • Low Sperm Count
  • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood Clot
  • Optic Disk Edema
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pigmentary Retinopathy
  • Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy, A Type Of Brain Infection
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon, A Condition Where Blood Vessels Constrict Too Much With Coldness Or Stress
  • Secondary Ovarian Failure, A Condition Where Ovaries Stop Working Before Age 40
  • Seizures
  • Sudden Blindness And Pain Upon Moving The Eye
  • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, A Type Of Blood Disorder
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias, A Type Of Abnormal Heart Rhythm

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Blurred Vision
  • Cramps
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Hiccups
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Taste Impairment
  • Wheezing

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