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Afinitor Side Effects

Serious Side Effects

Some side effects of Afinitor are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
 
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling, especially of the mouth, lips, or throat
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing
 
  • Breathing problems, such as:
 
    • Difficulty breathing
    • Wheezing
    • A new or worse cough
    • Shortness of breath
    • Chest pain
 
  • Signs of liver problems, such as:
 
    • Dark urine
    • Loss of appetite
    • Fatigue or excessive tiredness
    • Pain in the upper-right area of the abdomen (stomach)
    • Yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice)
 
 
    • Frequent urination
    • Increased thirst
    • Blurred vision
    • Fatigue
    • Weight loss
 
  • Unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Signs of an infection, such as:
 
    • High fever
    • Aches and pains
    • Chills
 
  • Seizures
  • Increased heart rate (tachycardia)
  • Anxiety or personality changes
  • Signs of anemia (low red blood cells), such as:
 
    • Fatigue
    • Pale skin
    • Dizziness
    • Shortness of breath
 
  • Swelling in the body, such as the arms, legs, ankles, or feet
  • Increased cholesterol.
 
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