Cancer Channel
Topics
Medications
Quicklinks
Related Channels

Mutamycin Side Effects

Side Effects to Report

Some side effects of Mutamycin are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Signs of an infection, such as:
 
  • Signs of anemia, such as:
    • Extreme weakness or fatigue
    • Pale skin
    • Shortness of breath
    • Dizziness
 
  • Unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Blood in the stool or urine
  • Black, tarry stools
  • Vomiting blood, or vomit that looks like coffee grounds
  • Sores, ulcers, or blisters in the mouth or throat
  • Redness, swelling, pain, burning, or stinging at the injection site
  • Blistering or peeling skin
  • Shortness of breath
  • New or worsening cough
  • Increased blood pressure (hypertension)
  • Unexplained weight gain
  • Swelling of the arms, hands, legs, ankles, or feet
  • Swelling, pain, or redness in an area of one arm or leg and not the other
  • Difficulty urinating
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling of the mouth or throat
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
 

Final Thoughts

You may experience some or none of the Mutamycin 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 Mutamycin 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.
 
The Zen of Cancer Caregiving - Recharge Your Batteries!

Mutamycin Drug Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2019 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.