HyperHEP B S/D Side Effects
Please note - some side effects for HyperHEP B S/D may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Side Effects by Body System - for Healthcare Professionals
Applies to: injectable solution; intramuscular solution
Most side effects have been classified as mild.
Local side effects have included erythema, pain, ecchymosis, and tenderness at the injection site.
Hypersensitivity side effects including allergic reactions have been commonly reported. Urticaria, angioedema, and anaphylactic reactions have been reported rarely.
Gastrointestinal side effects including nausea and vomiting have been commonly reported. Aphthous stomatitis, diarrhea, dyspepsia, and gingival hyperplasia have been reported in greater than 10% of patients.
Other side effects have included fatigue (greater than 10%), peripheral edema (greater than 10%), pyrexia (greater than 10%), cold or flu symptoms (10%), lightheadedness (3%), fainting (3%), malaise, chills, and fever.
Musculoskeletal side effects have been commonly reported. These have included back pain (greater than 10%), moderate low back pain, and arthralgia. Myalgia and joint stiffness have been reported.
Hematologic side effects have included splenomegaly (greater than 10%) and decreased white blood cells.
Hepatic side effects have included hepatobiliary disease (greater than 10%), increased AST, and alkaline phosphatase.
Renal side effects have included nocturia (greater than 10%) and increased creatinine.
Respiratory side effects including pleural effusion have been reported in greater than 10% of patients.
Dermatologic side effects including pruritus and rash have been reported in greater than 10% of patients.
Psychiatric side effects including agitation have been reported in greater than 10% of patients.
Immunologic side effects including liver transplant rejection, diarrhea infections, pneumonia, and sepsis have been reported in greater than 10% of patients.
Cardiovascular side effects including hypertension and hypotension have been reported in greater than 10% of patients.
Metabolic side effects have included hyperglycemia.
Nervous system side effects have included amnesia (greater than 10%), essential tremor (greater than 10%), and headache (6% to greater than 10%). At least two cases of tremor have been reported.
Ocular side effects including presbyopia have been reported in greater than 10% of patients.Top
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