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Side effect(s) of Carmustine

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

Body as whole- Fever, chills, sore throat, loss of appetite or weight and swelling in ankle and feet region.

Skin - Pale skin, easy bruising and redness.

Blood- Abnormal bleeding.

Heart - Rapid heart beat.

Respiratory - Wheezing and chest pain.

Gastrointestinal- Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Central Nervous System- Confusion, headache, weakness, dizziness, drowsiness and mood changes.

Eye - Vision imbalance.

Delayed effect- Liver and kidney damage, lung fibrosis and stomach upset.

Potentially Fatal- Delayed and cumulative bone marrow depression.



Other Precautions : * Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this medication.

Drug Name : Carmustine

Carmustine(BiCNU) generic is an anti-cancer drug, prescribed for certain types of cancers like multiple myeloma, brain tumor, Hodgkin’s and non – Hodgkin’s lymphoma. The medication restricts the advancement of the cancer cell growth in the body.
More Info about Carmustine

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BiCNU
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