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DTIC-Dome Side Effects

Serious Side Effects

Some side effects of DTIC-Dome 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
 
  • Signs of infection, such as:
     
    • Fever
    • Chills
    • Aches and pains
    • A sore throat
    • Shortness of breath
    • Cough
 
  • Signs of anemia, such as:
     
    • Extreme weakness or fatigue
    • Pale skin
    • Shortness of breath
    • Dizziness
 
  • Unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Black, tarry stools or stool with blood in it
  • Signs of liver problems, such as:
     
    • Yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes (jaundice)
    • Dark urine
    • Pale stool
    • Upper-right abdominal (stomach) pain
 
  • Persistent or extreme nausea and vomiting
  • Pain, redness, swelling, or irritation at your IV site (the site where you receive your injection).
     

Final Thoughts

You may experience some or none of the side effects listed in this article. Unfortunately, there is no way for your healthcare provider to know beforehand if you will have problems with a medicine that you have never tried.
 
Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while using DTIC-Dome or if something "just does not seem right." While it may not be related to the medication, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.
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