Among the most frequently manifested side effects of Mabcampath are: headache, malaise, dizziness, fever; skin rash, hives, itching and sweating; loss of sensations of taste or its perversion; dry mouth; stomatitis; inflammation of the conjunctiva; pain in the lumbar region, behind the sternum, in the bones and muscles; nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and flatulence; convulsions; bronchitis and bronchospasm.
The use of Mabcampath causes an increase or decrease in blood pressure, disturbances in heart rhythm, sleep disorders, loss of appetite, epigastric pain, dehydration, and weight loss.
Blood tests, which during the application of this drug should be carried out regularly, can show: anemia, granulocytopenia, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, lymphopenia and other changes in blood counts.
Since Mabcampate has an immunosuppressive effect, side effects can be expressed in the infection of the upper respiratory and urinary tract; in symptoms of fungal infection, herpes virus, cytomegalovirus, etc.
In addition, with a marked decrease in lymphocytes in the blood (lymphopenia), patients may develop life-threatening graft-versus-host syndrome, which is manifested by a fever, a characteristic patchy-papular rash on the ear lobes, neck, palms, and upper chest and back; ulcers and white touch on the oral mucosa; dehydration; a metabolic disorder.