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Side effect(s) of Pegaptanib

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

Ocular ( Eye) - Blurred vision, cataract, tearing, eye irritation, eye pain, increased eye pressure (IOP), reduced visual acuity, visual disturbance, eye inflammation and swelling.

Non-ocular - Lung inflammation, diarrhea, dizziness, headache, nausea, urinary tract infection, joint inflammation, bone projection, stroke, chest pain, skin inflammation, bruising, increased sugar, indigestion, hearing loss, lung infection, heart attack, urinary retention, fainting and vomiting.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Pegaptanib

Pegaptanib(Macugen) generic is an anti-angiogenic agent, prescribed for neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration (AMD). It blocks a protein in the eye to slow or stop wet AMD.
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