Side Effects of Ocrevus (Ocrelizumab Injection) MS Drug Dangerous For Patients

With the recent approval of Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) for both primary progressive and relapsing Multiple sclerosis Treatment Drug, interest in the medication is peaking. To help readers of Multiple Sclerosis News Today better understand this new medication and how it works, as well issues dealing with access, use, and potential side effects, here is a summary of the most relevant information now available about MS Drug.

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Bronchospasm
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Reduction In The Body’s Resistance To Infection
  • Throat Swelling

Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) injection is aCD20-directed cytolytic antibody indicated for the Multiple sclerosis treatment of patients with relapsing or primary progressive forms of multiple sclerosis (MS). Common side effects of MS Drug include:

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Dizzy
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Fever
  • Head Pain
  • Hives
  • Itching
  • Low Energy
  • Pain In Oropharynx
  • Rash
  • Redness Of Skin
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throat Irritation
  • Trouble Breathing

 

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Infection
  • Lower Respiratory Tract Infection

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Cough
  • Depression
  • Diarrhea
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Pain

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Breast Tumor