Side effect(s) of Gemcitabine

Read the side effects of Gemcitabine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Most Common- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, pain/redness at the injection site and flu-like symptoms (muscle pain, fever, headache, chills and fatigue).

Blood- Anemia, decrease in white blood cells and bruising.

Liver- Change in the level of liver enzymes.

Genitourinary- Blood, urea, nitrogen (BUN) and protein in urine.

Skin- Rash and hair loss.

Central Nervous System- Drowsiness and tingling.

Respiratory- Difficulty in breathing.



Other Precautions : * The medication may result in decreased blood count level, monitor blood count regularly.
* It may cause kidney failure, monitor kidney function regularly.
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