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Coagulation factor ix Side Effects

Not all side effects for coagulation factor ix may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

For the Consumer

Applies to coagulation factor ix: intravenous powder for solution

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by coagulation factor ix. In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

If any of the following side effects occur while taking coagulation factor ix, check with your doctor or nurse immediately:

Incidence not known
  • Anxiety
  • blurred vision
  • burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
  • chest pain
  • confusion
  • cough
  • difficult or labored breathing
  • difficulty with swallowing
  • dizziness or lightheadedness
  • dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  • fainting
  • fast heartbeat
  • hives
  • itching
  • large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  • nausea
  • pains in the chest, groin, or legs, especially calves of the legs
  • puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  • restlessness
  • severe headaches of sudden onset
  • shortness of breath
  • skin rash
  • sudden loss of coordination
  • sudden onset of shortness of breath for no apparent reason
  • sudden onset of slurred speech
  • sudden shortness of breath or troubled breathing
  • sudden vision changes
  • sweating
  • tenderness, pain, swelling, warmth, skin discoloration, and prominent superficial veins over affected area
  • tightness in the chest
  • unusual drowsiness, dullness, tiredness, weakness, or feeling of sluggishness
  • unusual tiredness or weakness
  • vomiting

Some of the side effects that can occur with coagulation factor ix may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

Less common
  • Change in taste
  • loss of taste
  • pain in the arms or legs

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to coagulation factor ix: intravenous kit, intravenous powder for injection

Hypersensitivity

Hypersensitivity side effects have included hypersensitivity reactions, including bronchospastic reactions and/or hypotension and anaphylaxis.

Hematologic

Hematologic side effects have included and the development of high-titer inhibitors necessitating alternative treatments to factor IX replacement therapy.

Gastrointestinal

Gastrointestinal side effects have included nausea and vomiting.

Dermatologic

Dermatologic side effects have included hives, rash, and flushing.

Local

Local side effects have included Injection site reaction, Injection site pain, cellulitis at IV site, and phlebitis at IV site.

Nervous system

Nervous system side effects have included headache, dizziness, taste perversion (altered taste), shaking, and drowsiness.

Respiratory

Respiratory side effects have included dry cough, hypoxia, chest tightness, and dyspnea (respiratory distress)

General

General side effects have included fever.

Ocular

Ocular side effects have included blurred vision.

Renal

Renal side effects have e included renal infarction.

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