Iclusig Side Effects

Serious Side Effects

Some side effects of Iclusig are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Signs of a blood clot in the leg, such as:
    • Pain in the calf
    • Leg cramps
    • Leg or foot swelling
 
  • Signs of a blood clot in the lung, such as:
    • Shortness of breath
    • Sharp chest pain
    • Coughing up blood
 
  • Sudden loss of vision or vision changes, which can be a sign of a blood clot in the eye
  • Signs of a stroke, such as:
    • Vision or speech changes
    • Weakness or numbness in an arm or leg
    • A severe headache
 
  • Signs of liver damage, such as:
    • Yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice)
    • Dark urine
    • Upper-right abdominal (stomach) pain
    • Elevated liver enzymes (found using a blood test)
 
  • Chest pain or heaviness, which may be signs of a heart attack
  • Signs of congestive heart failure (CHF), such as shortness of breath and unexplained, sudden weight gain
  • Very high blood pressure
  • Signs of pancreatitis, such as persistent, severe abdominal (stomach) and/or back pain and vomiting
  • Fluid retention (gaining "water weight")
  • An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling, especially of the mouth, lips, or throat
    • Wheezing or difficulty breathing
    • Difficulty swallowing
 
  • Signs of an infection, such as:
 
  • Signs of anemia, such as:
    • Weakness
    • Unusual fatigue
    • Pale skin
    • Shortness of breath
    • Dizziness
 
  • Any unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Black, tarry, or bloody stools
  • Blood in the urine, which could appear as pink or red-colored urine.
 
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