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Side effect(s) of Glatiramer

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

Most Common- Injection site reaction, dilatation of blood vessels, rash, runny nose, difficulty in breathing and chest pain.

Heart- Palpitation and fast heart rate.

Eye - Eye disorder and double vision.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea, vomiting and difficulty in swallowing.

Local Reaction - Redness, itching and inflammation.

Hypersensitivity - Influenza, inflammation of nose, bronchus, stomach and vaginal fungal infection.

Metabolic - Increase in weight.

Musculoskeletal - Back pain and benign skin cancer.

Central Nervous System - Tremor, headache, fainting, abnormal thinking, speech disorder, psychiatric disorder, anxiety and nervousness.

Genitourinary- Urinary urgency and painful menstruation.

Respiratory- Cough and spasm.

Skin - Itching, rash and hives.

ENT- Ear pain.

Miscellaneous- Chills, loss of appetite, fever and swelling in the face and leg region.



Other Precautions : *Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Glatiramer

Glatiramer(Copaxone) generic is an immunomodulator, used to treat multiple sclerosis. It stops the body from damaging its own nerve cells.
More Info about Glatiramer

International : 

Copaxone
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