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Side effect(s) of Blinatumomab

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

Nervous system: Confusion, headache, dizziness, tremor, inability to sleep, altered state of consciousness, seizures, speech disorder, mood disorders such as depression and suicidal thoughts

Blood: Fluctuations in blood pressure, abnormal heart rhythm, blood disorders

Respiratory: Difficulty in breathing, cough, wheezing, chest tightness, respiratory failure

Lab abnormalities: Abnormal levels of bilirubin, alkaline phosphatase, liver enzymes, neutrophils, gammaglobulin, immunoglobulin

Others: Infections, fever, muscle pain, bone pain, rashes, infusion-related reactions, decreased weight, pain in the legs and hands

Other Precautions :  During the treatment with blinatumomab, efforts should be taken to minimize administration errors such as overdose or low dose and to avoid contamination during the preparation.

The infusion mixture stored in cold storage or refrigerator should be allowed to come to room temperature before administering to the patient.

Drug Name : Blinatumomab

Blinatumomab is used to treat Philadelphia chromosome-negative relapsed or B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a type of white blood cell cancer in adults and children.
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