Galsulfase Side Effects
What should I watch for?
Visit your doctor for regular check ups.
You may take part in a Clinical Surveillance Program to better understand the effects of this medicine. Ask your doctor or other health care professional for more information.
Common and Rare Side Effects
Along with its needed effects, a medicine 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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:
Blurred or decreased vision
difficult or labored breathing
hernia of the naval
pounding in the ears
slow or fast heartbeat
swelling of the face
tightness in the chest
Incidence not known
bluish lips or skin
dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
fever, chills, or sweating
hives or welts
large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
loss of bladder control
loss of bowel control
nausea or vomiting
paralysis of the limbs
Some side effects 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:
Body aches or pain
burning, dry, or itching eyes
dryness or soreness of the throat
loss of or increase in reflexes
runny or stuffy nose
tender, swollen glands in the neck
trouble with swallowing
unusual tiredness or weakness
Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.