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Understanding Side Effects

PROMACTA

The most common side effects when PROMACTA is used in combination with other medicines to treat chronic HCV are:

 

  • low red blood cell count (anemia)
  • fever
  • tiredness
  • headache
  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • decreased appetite
  • flu-like symptoms including fever, headache, tiredness, cough, sore throat, and body aches
  • trouble sleeping
  • feeling weak
  • cough
  • itching
  • chills
  • muscle aches
  • hair loss
  • swelling in your ankles, feet, and legs

 

These are not all the possible side effects that may occur. If you experience any side effects, contact your doctor. For more information, please ask your doctor or pharmacist.