Teslascan Side Effects
Generic Name: mangafodipir
Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug mangafodipir. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Teslascan.
Applies to mangafodipir: intravenous solution
As well as its needed effects, mangafodipir (the active ingredient contained in Teslascan) may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.
If any of the following side effects occur while taking mangafodipir, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:Rare
- Chest pain
- irregular heartbeat
- shortness of breath
- skin rash or hives
- swelling of face
Minor Side Effects
Some mangafodipir side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:More common:
- Nausea and/or vomiting
- redness at place of injection
- warmth at place of injection
- Abdominal or stomach pain
- coldness at place of injection
- feeling of pressure at place of injection
- pain at place of injection
It is possible that some side effects of Teslascan may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.
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