Lymphocyte immune globulin, anti-thy (equine) Side Effects
Some side effects of lymphocyte immune globulin, anti-thy (equine) may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
For the Consumer
Applies to lymphocyte immune globulin, anti-thy (equine): parenteral concentrate for injection
Side effects include:
Renal allotransplantation: Fever, chills, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, dermatologic reactions (rash, pruritus, urticaria, wheal and flare).
Aplastic anemia: Fever, chills, skin reactions, arthralgia, headache, myalgia, nausea, chest pain, phlebitis, serum sickness.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to lymphocyte immune globulin, anti-thy (equine): intravenous solution
General side effects have included fever, chills, herpes simplex reactivation, localized infection, systemic infection, possible serum sickness, lymphadenopathy, post-cervical lymphadenopathy, tender lymph nodes and night sweats.
Hypersensitivity side effects have included anaphylaxis.
Dermatologic side effects have included rash, pruritus, urticaria, wheal, flare, toxic epidermal necrosis and wound dehiscence.
Musculoskeletal side effects have included arthralgia, chest, flank or back pain, leg pains, myalgia, joint stiffness, muscle ache, burning soles, burning palms, and foot sole pain.
Gastrointestinal side effects have included GI bleeding or perforation, hiccoughs, epigastric pain, stomach pain, diarrhea, abdominal pain, stomatitis, laryngospasm, nausea and vomiting.
Cardiovascular side effects have included hypertension, hypotension, tachycardia, congestive heart failure, edema, vasculitis and deep vein thrombosis, thrombophlebitis, clotted A-V fistula, myocarditis, cardiac irregularity, bradycardia, renal artery thrombosis, and iliac vein obstruction.
Hematologic side effects have included thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, hepatosplenomegaly, neutropenia or granulocytopenia, anemia and thrombophlebitis.
Respiratory side effects have included respiratory distress, dyspnea, apnea, pulmonary edema, bilateral pleural effusion, laryngospasm/edema, cough and sore mouth/throat.
Nervous system side effects have included headache, dizziness, paresthesia, weakness or faintness, agitation/lethargy, listlessness, lightheadedness, seizures, malaise, confusion or disorientation, abnormal involuntary movement or tremor, possible encephalitis or post viral encephalopathy and rigidity.
Local side effects have included pain at the infusion site.
Renal side effects have included proteinuria.
Ocular side effects have included periorbital edema.
Metabolic side effects have included hyperglycemia.
Hepatic side effects have included hepatosplenomegaly.
More about lymphocyte immune globulin, anti-thy (equine)
- Other brands: Atgam
Compare with other treatments for:
Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. In addition, the drug information contained herein may be time sensitive and should not be utilized as a reference resource beyond the date hereof. This material does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients, or recommend therapy. This information is a reference resource designed as supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill , knowledge, and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed to indicate safety, effectiveness, or appropriateness for any given patient. Drugs.com does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of materials provided. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.