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Side effect(s) of Everolimus

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

Heart- High blood pressure, fast heart rate, heart failure.

Central Nervous System- Weakness, fatigue, fever, headache, sleeplessness, dizziness, tingling.

Skin- Rash, itching, dry skin, hand-foot syndrome, nail disorder, redness, skin lesion.

Eye and ENT- Nose bleed, eyelid swelling, runny nose, inflammation of conjunctiva.

Gastrointestinal- Mouth ulcer, diarrhea, nausea, loss of appetite, vomiting, loss of taste, abdominal pain, dry mouth, difficulty in swallowing, piles.

Blood- Bleeding, anemia, decrease in white blood cells, platelets, blood clot defectives.

Metabolic- Foot swelling, weight loss, worsening of diabetes, increase in cholesterol, lipids.

Musculoskeletal- Pain in limbs, jaw pain.

Respiratory- Cough, difficulty in breathing, inflammation of lungs, pleural effusion and blood clot in lungs or liver.

Genitourinary- Decreased testosterone, increased luteinizing hormone in males.

Miscellaneous- Infections and infestations, mucosal inflammation, chest pain, chills, kidney failure.

Other Precautions : *Avoid mouth washes, while taking this medication.
*Avoid drinking alcoholic beverages, while using this medication.

Drug Name : Everolimus

Everolimus(Afinitor) generic is a kinase inhibitor, prescribed for kidney cancer, pancreatic cancer, brain tumor(astrocytoma), hormone-receptor–positive breast cancer in postmenopausal women and prevents organ rejection in kidney therapy. It prevents the growth of cancer cells.
More Info about Everolimus

International : 

Afinitor, Zortress
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