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Side effect(s) of Guselkumab

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

Gastrointestinal: Gastroenteritis, diarrhea, stomach pain

Central Nervous System: Headache

Respiratory: Upper respiratory tract infections, cough, hoarseness or sore throat, shortness of breath

Skin: Tinea infections, herpes simplex infections, rashes, hives, itching, swelling, injection site reactions such as redness and itching

Others: Joint pain, muscle pain, weight loss, frequent urination, burning micturition (burning sensation while passing urine), fever, sweat or chills and elevated liver enzymes



Other Precautions : To reduce the rate of skin redness or soreness, using different sites for each injection is advised.
The dose schedule must be followed strictly and injecting it so often or frequent administration should be avoided.

Drug Name : Guselkumab

Guselkumab generic Guselkumab is prescribed along with either systemic treatment or phototherapy (UV light) to treat patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis in adults who do not show improvement only with topical medicines. It is an interleukin-23 blocker that prevents inflammation in psoriasis.
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