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Cysview Side Effects

Generic Name: hexaminolevulinate

Note: This document contains side effect information about hexaminolevulinate. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Cysview.

Applies to hexaminolevulinate: urinary bladder powder for solution

Along with its needed effects, hexaminolevulinate (the active ingredient contained in Cysview) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking hexaminolevulinate:

More common
  • Blood in the urine
  • burning while urinating
  • difficult or painful urination
  • frequent urge to urinate
  • lower stomach pain or spasm
Incidence not known
  • Bloody or cloudy urine
  • cough
  • difficulty with breathing or swallowing
  • dizziness
  • fast heartbeat
  • fever
  • hives
  • itching
  • nausea
  • puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  • reddening of the skin, especially around the ears
  • shortness of breath
  • skin rash
  • tightness in the chest
  • unusual tiredness or weakness
  • wheezing

Some side effects of Cysview may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

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