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Side effect(s) of Adalimumab

Read the side effects of Adalimumab as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Serious- Infections include tuberculosis (TB) and infections caused by viruses, fungi, or bacteria that have spread throughout the body , liver failure, blood clot in the lung, cerebrovascular accident, and cancer.

Most common- Injection site reactions, fever, joint pain, numbness, tingling and swelling in the face, tongue, ankles and lower leg regions, headache, rash, nausea and stomach upset.

Respiratory - Upper respiratory tract infection, asthma, sinusitis and flu syndrome.

Gastrointestinal - Feeling full, loss of appetite, pain in you’re the upper stomach that may spread to the shoulder.

Skin - Redness, rash, itching, bruising and pus filled skin eruptions.

Central Nervous System - Dizziness, confusion and tremor.

Respiratory - Difficulty in breathing.

Heart - Cardiovascular disorder, chest pain and heart attack.

Eye - Vision problems (cataract).

Laboratory Test- High cholesterol in blood, reduced levels of platelets and red cells, blood in urine and increase in the liver enzymes.

Miscellaneous - Accidental injury, back pain, urinary tract infection, weight loss, tiredness and high blood pressure.



Other Precautions : * Avoid vaccination while taking this medication.

Drug Name : Adalimumab

Adalimumab is prescribed to treat autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. It works by inhibiting a specific cell signal protein that causes inflammation.
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