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Steriflex No2 Side Effects

Generic Name: lvp solution

Note: This document contains side effect information about lvp solution. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Steriflex No2.

Applies to lvp solution: intraperitoneal solution

Along with its needed effects, lvp solution (the active ingredient contained in Steriflex No2) 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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking lvp solution:

More Common

  • Abdominal or stomach pain
  • bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet
  • blurred vision
  • body aches or pain
  • chills
  • confusion
  • convulsions
  • cough
  • decreased urine
  • difficulty with breathing
  • dizziness
  • dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
  • dry mouth
  • ear congestion
  • fever
  • headache
  • increased thirst
  • irregular heartbeat
  • loss of appetite
  • loss of voice
  • muscle pain or cramps
  • nasal congestion
  • nausea or vomiting
  • nervousness
  • numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  • pale skin
  • pounding in the ears
  • rapid weight gain
  • runny nose
  • slow or fast heartbeat
  • sneezing
  • sore throat
  • sweating
  • tingling of the hands or feet
  • troubled breathing with exertion
  • unusual bleeding or bruising
  • unusual tiredness or weakness
  • unusual weight gain or loss

Less Common

  • Chest pain
  • dry mouth
  • flushed, dry skin
  • fruit-like breath odor
  • increased hunger
  • increased urination
  • unexplained weight loss

Incidence Not Known

  • Blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin
  • diarrhea
  • difficulty with swallowing
  • hives, itching, or skin rash
  • joint or muscle pain
  • large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  • puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  • red skin lesions, often with a purple center
  • red, irritated eyes
  • redness or swelling at the catheter site
  • redness, soreness, or itching skin
  • sores, ulcers, or white spots in the mouth or on the lips
  • sores, welting, or blisters
  • tightness in the chest

Some side effects of lvp solution may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More Common

  • Back pain
  • lack or loss of strength

Less Common

  • Acid or sour stomach
  • belching
  • heartburn
  • indigestion
  • stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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