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Side effect(s) of Oprelvekin

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

Most Common - Fluid retention, difficulty in breathing, fast heart rate, palpitations, abnormal heart rhythm, and lung infection.

Body as a Whole - Fluid retention, fever, headache, pain, and chills.

Heart - Dilatation of blood vessels and fainting.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea/vomiting, ulceration of the mucous membranes, diarrhea, mouth infection, abdominal pain, infection, loss of appetite, constipation, indigestion and dehydration.

Central Nervous System - Dizziness, sleeplessness, nervousness, weakness, and tingling.

Respiratory - Difficulty in breathing, nose inflammation and increased cough.

Skin - Rash, hair loss, bruising, blisters, and skin discoloration.

Eye and ENT - Blurred vision, and eye bleeding.

Musculoskeletal - Muscle pain and bone pain.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Oprelvekin

Oprelvekin(Neumega) generic is an interleukin, prescribed for severe thrombocytopenia caused by certain chemotherapy treatments. It stimulates certain body chemicals to produce platelets.
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