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Side effect(s) of Brentuximab Vedotin

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

Most Common - Decrease in white blood cells, anemia, peripheral sensory neuropathy, fatigue, nausea, fever, rash, diarrhea and pain.

Blood - Swelling of lymph nodes and decrease in platelet counts.

Central Nervous system - Headache, sleeplessness, anxiety and dizziness.

General - Chills and swelling in the extremities.

Infections - Upper respiratory tract infection.

Gastrointestinal - Abdominal pain, vomiting and constipation.

Skin - Itching, hair loss, night sweats and dry skin.

Respiratory - Cough, difficulty in breathing and throat pain.

Musculoskeletal - Joint pain, muscle pain, back pain and muscle spasms.

Metabolic - Decreased appetite and weight.



Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Brentuximab Vedotin

Brentuximab Vedotin(Adcetris) generic is a monoclonal antibody, prescribed for certain types of lymphoma (Hodgkin lymphoma, systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma [sALCL]). It works by killing cancer cells.
More Info about Brentuximab Vedotin

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