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Mangafodipir Side Effects

Applies to mangafodipir: intravenous solution

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

Severity: Moderate

If any of the following side effects occur while taking mangafodipir, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

  • Chest pain
  • irregular heartbeat
  • itching
  • shortness of breath
  • skin rash or hives
  • swelling of face

Minor Side Effects

Some of the side effects that can occur with mangafodipir 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:

More common:
  • Nausea and/or vomiting
  • redness at place of injection
  • warmth at place of injection
Less common:
  • Abdominal or stomach pain
  • coldness at place of injection
  • feeling of pressure at place of injection
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • pain at place of injection

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

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