What are the possible side effects of this antivenom (Anascorp)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.Some of the signs of a reaction to Centruroides scorpion antivenom may occur up to 2 weeks after you receive this medication.Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
- fever, swollen glands, general ill feeling;
- chest tightness, pounding heartbeats or fluttering in your chest;
- trouble breathing; or
- joint or muscle pain.
Less serious side effects may include:
- headache, tired feeling;
- runny nose, sneezing, cough;
- nausea, diarrhea; or
- mild itching or rash.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.