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Side effect(s) of Ixekizumab


Review the side-effects of Ixekizumab 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.
Gastrointestinal: Nausea
Respiratory: Upper respiratory tract infections
Skin: Tinea infections
Others: Injection site reactions

Other Precautions :

Caution is needed in case of usage of Ixekizumab in pregnant women.
In case of overdosage, monitor the patient for any signs or symptoms of side effects and appropriate symptomatic treatment should be taken immediately

Drug Name : Ixekizumab

Ixekizumab is a medicine that affects the patient’s immune system. It is used to treat adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis who benefit from taking injections or tablets (systemic therapy) or phototherapy (treatment using ultraviolet or UV light).


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