Side effect(s) of Ibritumomab Tiuxetan

Review the side-effects of Ibritumomab Tiuxetan as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

   Most Common
- Reduction in the number of blood cells, fatigue, abdominal pain, nausea, cold, weakness, diarrhea, cough and fever.

   Body as a Whole
- Influenza-like illness.

- Muscle pain and loss of appetite.

- Cough, throat pain, upper respiratory tract infection and nosebleed.

   Central Nervous System
- Dizziness.

- High blood pressure.

- Night sweats, blister, itching and rash.

- Urinary tract infection.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Ibritumomab Tiuxetan

Ibritumomab Tiuxetan(Zevalin Kit-Indium-111) generic is a monoclonal antibody, prescribed for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with other medications. It works by killing certain blood and cancer cells from body immune system.

Trade Names for Ibritumomab Tiuxetan

International :

Zevalin Kit-Indium-111