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acyclovir sodium intravenous

Side Effects

List acyclovir sodium intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with acyclovir sodium intravenous:

Common side effects of acyclovir sodium intravenous:

  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Irritation of the Stomach or IntestinesLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of acyclovir sodium intravenous:

  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe

Rare side effects of acyclovir sodium intravenous:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Aggressive BehaviorSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Any Disorder of the BrainSevere
  • Blood DisorderSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • ComaSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • DeliriumSevere
  • Destruction of Red Blood CellsSevere
  • Difficulty SpeakingSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • High Amount of Bilirubin in the BloodSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increase in the Number of Platelets in the BloodSevere
  • Increase of White Blood CellsSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • Mental ImpairmentSevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • RashSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Blood Clotting ProblemSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
  • UncoordinatedLess Severe

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