What are the possible side effects of axitinib (Inlyta)?
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.Stop using axitinib and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
- sudden numbness or weakness, problems with speech or balance;
- pain, swelling, warmth, or redness in one or both legs;
- severe headache, confusion, change in mental status, vision loss, and/or seizure (convulsions);
- severe stomach pain;
- red or pink urine, bloody or tarry stools;
- coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds;
- easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, or rectum), purple or red pinpoint spots under your skin;
- rash, blisters, oozing, or severe pain in the palms of your hands or the soles of your feet;
- any wound that will not heal;
- sudden weight loss, increased appetite, pounding heartbeats, fluttering in your chest, feeling very weak or tired, muscle pain, numbness or tingling in your hands, dry skin and hair, feeling hot or cold, changes in your menstrual periods, hoarse voice, swelling in your neck or throat (enlarged thyroid); or
- dangerously high blood pressure (severe headache, blurred vision, buzzing in your ears, anxiety, chest pain, shortness of breath, uneven heartbeats).
Less serious side effects may include:
- nausea, vomiting;
- diarrhea, constipation; or
- loss of appetite.
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.