Read the side effects of Evolocumab as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Diarrhea, nausea, abdominal pain
Raised blood pressure, increased or decreased heartbeat
Central Nervous System:
Headache and dizziness
Nasopharyngitis, sinusitis, influenza, cough, upper respiratory tract infections, and difficulty in breathing
Itching, rashes, injection site reactions such as erythema, pain and bruising
Fever, swelling of the face or lips or eyes, weakness, backpain, myalgia or musculoskeletal pain, urinary tract infection, and dysuria (pain or burning sensation during urination)
Other Precautions :
• Treatment with evolocumab should not be stopped suddenly because the levels of LDL cholesterol may increase.
• Evolocumab is only a part of the treatment which requires frequent lipid profile testing and necessary dose adjustments as per the advice of the physician.