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Adults who have hereditary angioedema (HAE) may benefit from treatment with icatibant. This prescription drug is used to treat HAE attacks, which cause swelling beneath the skin. It is given as an injection just under the skin. Although most people tolerate the medication well, side effects are possible and may include fever, dizziness, and reactions at the injection site.
- Reactions at the site of the injection, such as redness, burning, bruising, or irritation