Read the side effects of Verteporfin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Fainting, sweating, dizziness, rash, difficulty in breathing, flushing and changes in blood pressure and heart rate, headache, uneasiness, hives, and itching.
Ocular Treatment Site (Eye)
Inflammation of eyelid, cataracts, dry eyes, itching, decreased vision, and retinal bleeding.
Body as a Whole
Weakness, fever, flu syndrome, back pain and sensitivity to light.
Abnormal heart rhythm, high blood pressure, peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and varicose veins.
Constipation, gastrointestinal cancers and nausea.
Anemia, increase or decrease in white blood cells.
Elevated liver function.
Elevated liver enzyme.
Joint pain, muscle pain or weakness.
Central Nervous System
Sensory loss, sleep disorder and fainting.
Cough, inflammation of pharynx and lung infection.
Eye and ENT
Decreased hearing, double vision and tearing disorder.
Abnormality of the prostate gland.
Other Precautions :
* Avoid excess dosage.