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Serious Side Effects

Some side effects of Marqibo are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
  • Signs of anemia, such as:
    • Unusual tiredness
    • Weakness
    • Pale skin
    • Shortness of breath
  • Unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Black, tarry, or bloody stools
  • Blood in the urine
  • Constipation or a change in how often you have bowel movements
  • Abdominal (stomach) pain, fullness, or bloating
  • Muscle spasms or weakness
  • Weakness in the hands or feet
  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Feelings of numbness, tingling, pain, burning, or other unusual sensations of the hands or feet
  • Changes in how sensitive your skin is to touch, heat, cold, or pain
  • Muscle or joint pain
  • Difficulty walking, standing, or speaking
  • Slapping or drooping of the front part of the foot when walking
  • Decreased reflexes
  • Pain in your jaw, face, or head
  • Difficulty urinating
  • An irregular heartbeat
  • Persistent or extreme tiredness or fatigue
  • Persistent or severe diarrhea, nausea, or vomiting
  • Yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes (jaundice)
  • Confusion
  • Pain, burning, redness, or irritation at the site of the injection
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling, especially of the mouth, lips, or throat
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
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