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
and gastroenteritis Cardiovascular system:
Raised blood pressure, increased or decreased heartbeat Central Nervous System:
Headache and dizziness Respiratory:
Nasopharyngitis, sinusitis, influenza, cough, upper respiratory tract infections, and difficulty in breathing Skin:
Itching, rashes, injection site reactions such as erythema, pain and bruising Others:
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.