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Valcyte Side Effects

the 450 mg dose package of valcyte

Serious Side Effects of Valcyte

If you experience Valcyte overdose, call the poison control center (1.800.222.1222). If the victim of overdose is not breathing or has collapsed, call 911. Signs of an overdose include:
  • Uncontrollable shaking hands or seizures
  • Decreased urination or bloody urine
  • Sore throat or chills
  • Pale skin or jaundice (yellowing of skin or eyes)
  • Confusion, trouble sleeping
  • Fast heartbeat, shortness of breath
The following side effects are rare, but serious:
  • Seeing lights or specks, seizures
  • Swelling of the hands, feet, or lower legs
  • Numbness, burning sensations, pain or tingling in the hands or feet
  • Hives, rashes, itchiness
Valcyte may affect your bone marrow and blood cell count. You may be required by your doctor to take regular blood tests. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience:
  • Unexplained bleeding or bruising
  • Excessive tiredness, weakness, or fainting

Common Side Effects of Valcyte

  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of an appetite, or above average thirst may occur while using Valcyte.
  • Patients undergoing treatment may also experience fever (temperature above 100°), low blood cell counts, sleepiness, or dizziness.
  • Rejection of grafts or organ transplants may happen in some patients.
  • In children, Valcyte may cause constipation, high blood pressure, and cold symptoms.