Alimta

Common (>10%)



  • Bone marrow suppression

  • Diarrhea

  • Nausea and vomiting

  • Pain, redness, swelling or soreness of the mouth

  • Nausea

  • Appetite Reduction

  • Fatigue (tiredness)

  • Rash

  • Hair loss

  • Constipation

  • Sensory loss

  • Renal: Abnormal blood values


Less common (1-10%)



  • Allergic reaction: skin rash / burning or stinging

  • Infection

  • Fever

  • Dehydration

  • Renal failure

  • Skin irritation and itching

  • Chest pain

  • Muscle weakness

  • Conjunctivitis (eye inflammation)

  • Abdominal pain

  • Taste changes

  • Increased liver enzymes

  • Tearful eyes


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