What are the side effects of ioversol injection?

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Some side effects of ioversol injection include:

  • headaches
  • rash or red skin
  • nausea
  • fever
  • pain
  • stuffy nose
  • bad or bitter taste
  • anxiety

Seek medical treatment immediately if you notice these more serious side effects:

  • fever or chills
  • erratic, slow or rapid heartbeat
  • chest pain
  • lightheadedness, fainting or falling down
  • pain at the injection site
  • pain or weakness in the muscles
  • feeling weak or numb suddenly, particularly on one side
  • swollen, tingling or painful feet or hands
  • urine that is scant, absent or difficult to pass
  • bleeding or bruising easily or unusually
  • skin changes
  • feeling confused
  • headaches
  • wheezing
  • vision, balance or speech problems
  • seizures

Seek emergency medical attention if you notice signs of an allergic reaction (breathing problems, itching, rash, hives or swollen tongue, lips, throat or face). Some side effects may appear up to 24 hours after you receive an ioversol injection.

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