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Rituxan (Rituximab) - Life Threatening Events - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Life Threatening Events (29)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Rituxan (Rituximab) life threatening events. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Rituxan side effects in 81 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Australia on 2012-08-22

Patient: 81 year old male

Reactions: Vision Blurred, Neutropenia, Thrombocytopenia, Fall, Leukopenia

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan



Possible Rituxan side effects in

Reported by a physician from China on 2012-08-14

Patient:

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Hyperpyrexia, Tachycardia, Oliguria, Altered State of Consciousness, Hypertension

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan



Possible Rituxan side effects in 1 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Japan on 2012-07-25

Patient: 1 year old male, weighing 18.0 kg (39.6 pounds)

Reactions: Pneumonia Fungal, Electrocardiogram QT Prolonged, Renal Disorder, Malnutrition, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Clostridium Colitis, Gastric Ulcer, Pneumonia Cytomegaloviral, Liver Disorder, Hypokalaemia, Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia, Pneumonia Bacterial, Pancreatitis, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Ambisome
    Dosage: uncertainty

Bactrim
    Dosage: unk

Cellcept
    Dosage: uncertainty
    Administration route: Oral

Cyclosporine
    Dosage: uncertainty

Decadron
    Dosage: 12 mg, unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
    Start date: 2011-05-20
    End date: 2011-06-17

Funguard
    Dosage: uncertainty

Meropenem
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Rituxan

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 1 mg/kg, qwk
    Indication: Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
    Start date: 2011-06-01
    End date: 2011-06-08

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 2 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-06-15
    End date: 2011-06-15

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 3 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-06-24
    End date: 2012-06-24

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 5 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-08-09
    End date: 2011-08-09

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 5 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-07-21
    End date: 2011-08-06

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 10 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-10-17

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 9 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-09-08
    End date: 2011-09-08

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 4 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-07-11
    End date: 2011-07-11

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 8 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-09-01
    End date: 2011-09-01

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 3 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2012-06-21
    End date: 2012-06-21

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 6 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-08-16
    End date: 2011-08-16

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 7 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-08-24
    End date: 2011-08-24

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 10 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-09-15
    End date: 2011-10-13

Zosyn
    Dosage: unk

Other drugs received by patient: Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Fungizone; Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Famotidine; Danazol; Danazol; Immune Globulin (Human); Cefazolin Sodium; Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Prednisolone



Possible Rituxan side effects in 1 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Japan on 2012-07-13

Patient: 1 year old male, weighing 18.0 kg (39.6 pounds)

Reactions: Electrocardiogram QT Prolonged, Pneumonia Fungal, Renal Disorder, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Malnutrition, Gastric Ulcer, Clostridium Colitis, Pneumonia Cytomegaloviral, Hypokalaemia, Liver Disorder, Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia, Pneumonia Bacterial, Pancreatitis, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Ambisome
    Dosage: uncertainty

Bactrim
    Dosage: unk

Cellcept
    Dosage: uncertainty
    Administration route: Oral

Cyclosporine
    Dosage: uncertainty

Decadron
    Dosage: 12 mg, unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
    Start date: 2011-05-20
    End date: 2011-06-17

Funguard
    Dosage: uncertainty

Meropenem
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Rituxan

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 3 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-06-24
    End date: 2012-06-24

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 10 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-09-15
    End date: 2011-10-13

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 2 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-06-15
    End date: 2011-06-15

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 5 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-07-21
    End date: 2011-08-06

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 6 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-08-16
    End date: 2011-08-16

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 5 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-08-09
    End date: 2011-08-09

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 10 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-10-17

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 8 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-09-01
    End date: 2011-09-01

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 9 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-09-08
    End date: 2011-09-08

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 4 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-07-11
    End date: 2011-07-11

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 1 mg/kg, qwk
    Indication: Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
    Start date: 2011-06-01
    End date: 2011-06-08

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 3 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2012-06-21
    End date: 2012-06-21

Romiplostim
    Dosage: 7 mg/kg, qwk
    Start date: 2011-08-24
    End date: 2011-08-24

Zosyn
    Dosage: unk

Other drugs received by patient: Danazol; Famotidine; Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Danazol; Prednisolone; Cefazolin Sodium; Prednisolone; Immune Globulin (Human); Prednisolone; Fungizone; Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Prednisolone; Prednisolone



Possible Rituxan side effects in 54 year old male

Reported by a pharmacist from Canada on 2012-07-10

Patient: 54 year old male

Reactions: White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Peritonitis Bacterial, Hypotension, Hernial Eventration, Neutropenia, Septic Shock, Respiratory Distress, Loss of Consciousness

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Doxorubicin Hydrochloride
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Rituxan
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Vincristine Sulfate
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Other drugs received by patient: Fluconazole; Furosemide; Nadolol; Omeprazole; Amiloride Hydrochloride; Ciprofloxacin; Acyclovir; Lactulose



Possible Rituxan side effects in 66 year old female

Reported by a physician from Canada on 2012-07-06

Patient: 66 year old female

Reactions: Cerebral Disorder, Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Prednisone; Calcium / Vitamin D; Fosamax



Possible Rituxan side effects in 41 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-06-25

Patient: 41 year old female

Reactions: Drug Ineffective, Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Infliximab
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2008-03-13
    End date: 2008-08-21

Methotrexate
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2006-06-01

Prednisone TAB
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2006-05-01

Rituxan
    Dosage: on days 1 and 15
    Start date: 2008-10-13

Rituxan
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2009-08-13

Rituxan
    Dosage: this was the last dose prior to sae onset lot numbers for this dose was 720648, 720649.
    Start date: 2008-10-27

Rituxan
    Dosage: one days 1 and 15
    Start date: 2007-07-01

Other drugs received by patient: Tramadol Hydrochl; Hydrochlorothiazide; Actonel; Folic Acid



Possible Rituxan side effects in male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-06-05

Patient: male, weighing 79.0 kg (173.8 pounds)

Reactions: Central Nervous System Lymphoma

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Methotrexate



Possible Rituxan side effects in 61 year old male

Reported by a physician from Canada on 2012-05-22

Patient: 61 year old male, weighing 99.0 kg (217.8 pounds)

Reactions: Sick Sinus Syndrome

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan



Possible Rituxan side effects in 61 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Germany on 2012-05-11

Patient: 61 year old male, weighing 124.0 kg (272.8 pounds)

Reactions: Pneumonia Primary Atypical, Febrile Neutropenia, Septic Shock, Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 127 milligram
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-03-15
    End date: 2012-03-15

Revlimid
    Dosage: 25 milligram
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-03-15
    End date: 2012-04-11

Rituxan
    Dosage: 953.9 milligram
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-03-14
    End date: 2012-03-14

Other drugs received by patient: Hydrochlorothiazide; Tamsulosin HCL; Gabapentin; Rifabutin; Ethambutol Hydrochloride; Amphotericin B; Indapamid; Candesartan Cilexetil; Tiotropium; Fluticasone Propionate / Salmeterol; Pantoprazole; Amlodipine Besylate; Torsemide; Acetylsalicylic Acid SRT; Metoprolol Tartrate; Tilidin Plus; Rifabutin; Metformin HCL; Clarithromycin; Digitoxin TAB



Possible Rituxan side effects in 62 year old male

Reported by a pharmacist from Canada on 2012-04-26

Patient: 62 year old male, weighing 60.0 kg (132.0 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Angioedema, Laryngeal Stenosis, Dysphagia, Swelling, Endotracheal Intubation, Enlarged Uvula

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Doxazosin Mesylate; Vincristine; Omeprazole; Prednisone TAB; Ondansetron; Cyclophosphamide; Diphenhydramine HCL; Acetaminophen; Dexamethasone; Doxorubicin Hydrochloride; Prochlorperazine; Zopiclone; Amiodarone HCL; Celebrex; Lyrica; Travatan



Possible Rituxan side effects in 59 year old female

Reported by a physician from Canada on 2012-04-25

Patient: 59 year old female, weighing 42.2 kg (92.9 pounds)

Reactions: Breast Cancer, Weight Decreased, Fatigue, Anaemia, Breast Cancer in Situ

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Methotrexate
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Rituxan
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication



Possible Rituxan side effects in 41 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-04-24

Patient: 41 year old female

Reactions: Drug Ineffective, Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Infliximab
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2008-03-13
    End date: 2008-08-21

Methotrexate
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2006-06-01

Prednisone TAB
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2006-05-01

Rituxan
    Indication: Dermatomyositis
    Start date: 2009-08-13

Rituxan
    Dosage: on days 1 and 15
    Start date: 2008-10-13

Rituxan
    Dosage: one days 1 and 15
    Start date: 2007-07-01

Rituxan
    Dosage: this was the last dose prior to sae onset lot numbers for this dose was 720648, 720649.
    Start date: 2008-10-27

Other drugs received by patient: Actonel; Folic Acid; Hydrochlorothiazide; Tramadol Hydrochl



Possible Rituxan side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-04-12

Patient:

Reactions: Adverse Reaction

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan



Possible Rituxan side effects in 63 year old female

Reported by a pharmacist from Canada on 2012-04-10

Patient: 63 year old female

Reactions: Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia, Respiratory Failure, Neutropenia, Cognitive Disorder, Thrombocytopenia, Leukopenia

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan
    Dosage: (the patient received rituximab on 13 january 2012).
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Rituxan
    Dosage: (the patient received rituximab on 21 july 2011, 25 july 2011 and 27 july 2011).
    Indication: Epstein-Barr Virus Infection
    Start date: 2011-07-19

Other drugs received by patient: Proctosone; Cefazolin; Ceftazidime; Albuterol; Primaquine; Levofloxacin; Lansoprazole; Piperacillin and Tazobactam; Nabilone; Prednisone TAB; Hydromorphone HCL; Ipratropium Bromide; Clindamycin; Nystatin; Solu-Medrol



Possible Rituxan side effects in male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-03-29

Patient: male, weighing 77.4 kg (170.3 pounds)

Reactions: Metastatic Neoplasm, Refusal of Treatment by Patient, Coombs Positive Haemolytic Anaemia, Burkitt's Lymphoma, Ascites, Treatment Related Secondary Malignancy

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Dosage: 600 mg/m2 on weeks, 1,5,9,13,17 and 21, intraveous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2008-06-16
    End date: 2008-11-17

Pentostatin
    Dosage: 4 mg/m2 x 1 day weeks, 1,5,9,13,17 and 21, intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2008-06-16
    End date: 2008-11-17

Rituxan
    Dosage: 375 mg/m2 over 4 hr/on one day on weeks 1,5,9,13,17 and 21, intravaneous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2008-06-16
    End date: 2008-11-17



Possible Rituxan side effects in male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-03-15

Patient: male, weighing 77.4 kg (170.3 pounds)

Reactions: Abdominal Pain, Economic Problem, Refusal of Treatment by Patient, Anaemia Haemolytic Autoimmune, Burkitt's Lymphoma, Metastases To Pelvis, Ascites, Treatment Related Secondary Malignancy, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia Recurrent, Metastases To Peritoneum, Neutropenia

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Dosage: 600 mg/m2 on weeks 1,5,9,13,17 and 21, (unknown) intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2008-06-16
    End date: 2008-11-17

Pentostatin
    Dosage: 4mg/m2 x 1 day weeks 1,5,9,13,17 and 21, (unknown) intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2008-06-16
    End date: 2008-11-17

Rituxan
    Dosage: 375 mg/m2 over 4 hr/on one day on weeks 1, 5, 9, 13,17 and 21 (unknown) intravenous (not otherwise s
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2008-06-16
    End date: 2008-11-17



Possible Rituxan side effects in 55 year old female

Reported by a individual with unspecified qualification from United States on 2012-03-02

Patient: 55 year old female

Reactions: Pneumonia, Hypogammaglobulinaemia, Sinusitis

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Indication: Vasculitis

Prednisone TAB
    Indication: Vasculitis

Rituxan
    Indication: Vasculitis

Other drugs received by patient: Azathioprine



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United Kingdom on 2012-02-27

Patient: female, weighing 84.5 kg (185.9 pounds)

Reactions: Diarrhoea, Mouth Ulceration, Neutropenic Sepsis, Lymphopenia, Anaemia, Pyrexia, Neutropenia, Lethargy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Indication: B-Cell Lymphoma

Prednisolone
    Indication: B-Cell Lymphoma

Rituxan

Rituxan
    Indication: B-Cell Lymphoma
    Start date: 2010-05-20

Vincristine
    Indication: B-Cell Lymphoma

Other drugs received by patient: Acetaminophen; Chlorpheniramine Maleate; Cotrim



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-02-27

Patient: female

Reactions: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Anastrole



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-02-20

Patient: female

Reactions: Extrasystoles, Erythema, Weight Increased, Fatigue, Dizziness, Sneezing, Cold Sweat, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Fluid Overload, Blood Pressure Increased, Dyspnoea, Chest Discomfort, Tremor, Paraesthesia, Alopecia, Heart Rate Increased, Major Depression, Asthenia, Infusion Related Reaction

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Hypericum Perforatum
    Dosage: reported: st john's wort
    Indication: Major Depression

Rituxan
    Indication: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Start date: 2009-02-01

Other drugs received by patient: Calcium; Vitamin D; Potassium Chloride; Aspirin; Fish OIL; Levothyroxine Sodium; Folic Acid; Vitamin B Complex CAP; Simvastatin; Arava; Magnesium; Lasix; Prevacid



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-02-20

Patient: female

Reactions: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Anastrozole; Cisplatin; Paclitaxel; Carboplatin



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-12-30

Patient: female

Reactions: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Anastrole



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-12-23

Patient: female

Reactions: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Carboplatin; Paclitaxel; Anastrozole; Cisplatin



Possible Rituxan side effects in male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-12-20

Patient: male, weighing 108.0 kg (237.6 pounds)

Reactions: Neutropenic Infection, Sepsis, Lymphopenia, Hypocalcaemia, Pancytopenia, Blood Sodium Abnormal, Blood Glucose Abnormal

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide

Cyclophosphamide
    End date: 2010-08-15

Cyclophosphamide
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV

Cyclophosphamide
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Cytarabine
    End date: 2010-08-15

Cytarabine
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV

Cytarabine
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Cytarabine

Doxorubicin HCL
    End date: 2010-08-15

Doxorubicin HCL

Doxorubicin HCL

Doxorubicin HCL
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Etoposide
    End date: 2010-08-15

Etoposide

Etoposide
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV

Etoposide
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Filgrastim
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Filgrastim
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV

Filgrastim
    End date: 2010-08-15

Filgrastim

Ifosfamide
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Ifosfamide
    End date: 2010-08-15

Ifosfamide

Ifosfamide
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV

Leucovorin Calcium
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Leucovorin Calcium

Leucovorin Calcium
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV
    End date: 2010-08-15

Leucovorin Calcium

Methotrexate
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV
    End date: 2010-08-15

Methotrexate

Methotrexate

Methotrexate
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Rituxan
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma
    Start date: 2010-05-14

Rituxan
    End date: 2010-08-15

Rituxan

Rituxan

Vincristine

Vincristine

Vincristine
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma Stage IV
    End date: 2010-08-15

Vincristine
    Start date: 2010-05-14



Possible Rituxan side effects in 81 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-12-07

Patient: 81 year old female

Reactions: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2011-12-05

Patient: female

Reactions: Extrasystoles, Erythema, Weight Increased, Fatigue, Dizziness, Sneezing, Cold Sweat, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Fluid Overload, Blood Pressure Increased, Chest Discomfort, Dyspnoea, Paraesthesia, Tremor, Alopecia, Heart Rate Increased, Major Depression, Asthenia

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

Other drugs received by patient: Vitamin B Complex CAP; Magnesium Sulfate; Potassium Acetate; Fish OIL; Folic Acid; Simvastatin; Calcium; Vitamin D; Arava; Aspirin; Lasix; Levothyroxine Sodium; Prevacid



Possible Rituxan side effects in female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2011-11-09

Patient: female, weighing 70.3 kg (154.7 pounds)

Reactions: Oedema Peripheral, Dizziness, Atrial Fibrillation, Mobility Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan
    Dosage: i.v.
    Indication: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Start date: 2009-07-06

Rituxan
    Dosage: i.v.
    Indication: Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Start date: 2009-06-18



Possible Rituxan side effects in 81 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-10-17

Patient: 81 year old female

Reactions: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Rituxan

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