Read the side effects of Vindesine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, indigestion, constipation, difficulty in swallowing Nervous system:
Headache, dizziness, mood changes, numbness or tingling sensation in the hands and feet, loss of balance Respiratory:
Sore throat, nosebleeds, tightness of the chest, breathing difficulty Skin:
Rashes, hair loss
, pain and swelling at the site of injection Others:
Fever, infertility, muscle pain, abnormal blood cell count, weakness, fluctuations in blood pressure, hearing loss
Other Precautions :
Patients must be advised not to take immunizations with live vaccines such as BCG, rubella, mumps, measles, and yellow fever
vaccine during vindesine treatment and for at least six months after the last dose of vindesine.
Extreme caution is required to avoid the contact of vindesine into the eye or the skin. After such contact flush the eye or wash the affected area thoroughly with water or saline.
The unused diluted solution of vindesine should be returned to the pharmacy for safe and legal disposal to avoid accidental contamination.