Omniscan Safepak Side Effects
Generic Name: gadodiamide
Please note - some side effects for Omniscan Safepak 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
Cardiovascular side effects have included cardiac failure, arrhythmia and myocardial infarction. Also reported include vasodilation, flushing, chest pain, deep thrombophlebitis, and rarely, arrhythmia and myocardial infarction resulting in death in patients with ischemic heart disease.
Nervous system side effects have included headache, tinnitus, taste loss, taste perversion, and dizziness. Convulsions including grand mal, ataxia, abnormal coordination, paresthesia, tremor, aggravated multiple sclerosis (characterized by sensory and motor disturbances), and aggravated migraine have been reported.
Gastrointestinal side effects have included nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, eructation, dry mouth, vomiting, and melena.
Hypersensitivity side effects have included anaphylactoid reactions (characterized by cardiovascular, respiratory, and cutaneous symptoms).
General side effects have included fever, hot flushes, rigors, fatigue, malaise, pain, and syncope.
Hepatic side effects have included abnormal hepatic function.
Respiratory side effects have included rhinitis and dyspnea.
Ocular side effects have included abnormal vision.
Renal side effects have included acute reversible renal failure.
Musculoskeletal side effects have included arthralgia and myalgia.
Dermatologic side effects have included pruritus, rash, erythematous rash, increased sweating, and urticaria.Top
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