Pegfilgrastim Solution Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Bone Pain
  • Muscle Pain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Pain In The Arms Or Legs

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Nontraumatic Splenic Rupture
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia, A Type Of Blood Cancer
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, A Type Of Lung Disorder
  • An Enlarged Spleen
  • Aortitis
  • Bleeding In The Alveoli Of The Lungs
  • Capillary Leak Syndrome, A Condition Where Fluid Leaks Out Of Small Blood Vessels
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Glomerulonephritis, A Condition That Affects The Kidneys
  • High Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Hives
  • Inflammation Of Blood Vessels In The Skin
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome, A Bone Marrow Disorder
  • Pain Crisis In Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sweet's Disease

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Erythema Or Redness Of Skin Or Mucous Membrane
  • Reactions At The Site Of The Injection
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck

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