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Stivarga Side Effects

Serious Side Effects

Some side effects of Stivarga 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
    • Swelling of the mouth, tongue, face, lips, or throat
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
 
  • Signs of infection, such as:
    • Fever
    • Chills
    • Body aches
    • Cough
    • Painful urination
 
  • Signs of anemia, such as:
    • Weakness
    • Fatigue
    • Shortness of breath
    • Pale skin
 
  • Unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Black, tarry, or bloody stools
  • Vomiting blood, or vomit that looks like coffee grounds
  • Blood in the urine, which could look like pink, brown, or red urine
  • Frequent nosebleeds
  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Coughing up blood
  • Redness, pain, blisters, bleeding, or swelling on the palms of the hands or soles of the feet
  • High blood pressure (hypertension)
  • Changes in vision
  • Severe headaches
  • Seizures
  • Confusion
  • Chest pain, shortness of breath, dizziness, or feel like you might pass out
  • Severe abdominal (stomach) pain, swelling, tenderness
  • High fever
  • Wounds that do not heal or heal slowly
  • Persistent or severe diarrhea, nausea, or vomiting
  • Sores, blisters, pain, or swelling in the mouth or throat
  • Signs of dehydration, such as:
    • Dry mouth
    • Decreased urination
    • Feeling thirsty
    • Sleepiness
 
  • 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.
 
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