Velphoro Side Effects
Generic Name: sucroferric oxyhydroxide
Note: This document contains side effect information about sucroferric oxyhydroxide. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Velphoro.
Applies to sucroferric oxyhydroxide: oral tablet chewable
Side effects requiring immediate medical attention
Along with its needed effects, sucroferric oxyhydroxide (the active ingredient contained in Velphoro) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Side effects not requiring immediate medical attention
Some side effects of sucroferric oxyhydroxide 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:
- Dark-colored stools
- Change in taste
Incidence not known
- Skin rash
- tooth discoloration
More about Velphoro (sucroferric oxyhydroxide)
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- Drug class: phosphate binders
- FDA Approval History
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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.