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Side effect(s) of Ravulizumab

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

Commonest side effects of Ravulizumab are upper respiratory infection and headache.

Other side effects:

Gastrointestinal: Diarrhea, Nausea, Abdominal pain

Nervous system: Dizziness

Musculoskeletal: Pain in extremities(feet, legs, fingers), arthralgia(joint pain)

General disorders: Pyrexia(fever)

Infusion-related: Low back pain, drop in blood pressure and infusion-related pain. Interrupt the infusion and give supportive measures in this case.

Other Precautions : Tell your physician if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or if you are breastfeeding or planning to breastfeed. You should not breast-feed during the treatment and for 8 months after the last dose of ravulizumab.

Drug Name : Ravulizumab

Ravulizumab is a type of medicine called monoclonal antibody. It is used to treat adults with Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH).
PNH is a rare life-threatening disease of the blood in which there destruction of red blood cells by the complement (part of the body's innate immune system).
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