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Pegasys Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress. You will need regular blood checks.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells. Alcohol may interfere with the effect of this medicine. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

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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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

Black, tarry stools

chills

cough

discouragement

feeling sad or empty

fever

irritability

lack of appetite

loss of interest or pleasure

lower back or side pain

painful or difficult urination

pale skin

shortness of breath

sore throat

tiredness

trouble sleeping

trouble with concentrating

ulcers, sores, or white spots in the mouth

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

Bone pain

chest pain or discomfort

confusion

constipation

depressed mood

dizziness

dry skin and hair

fainting

fast heartbeat

feeling cold

hair loss

headache

heart murmur

hives

hoarseness or husky voice

lightheadedness

muscle cramps and stiffness

pale skin

rapid, shallow breathing

slowed heartbeat

sneezing

stomach pain

tightness in the chest

troubled breathing with exertion

weight gain

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:

More common

Back pain

blistering, crusting, irritation, itching, or reddening of the skin

cracked, dry, scaly skin

diarrhea

dry mouth

fear

feeling unusually cold, shivering

hair loss or thinning of the hair

muscle or joint pain

nervousness

numbness

pain

rash

redness

scarring

soreness

stinging

stomach pain

swelling

tenderness

tingling

ulceration

vomiting

warmth

Less common

Acid or sour stomach

belching

blurred vision

heartburn

indigestion

memory problems

stomach discomfort or upset

Incidence not known

Change of hearing

loss of hearing

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.

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