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Rituxan (rituximab) Intravenous Injection

Detailed View: Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) – February 2012

 

Summary View

 

Warnings and Precautions

Infections
  • Infections have been reported in some patients with prolonged hypogammaglobulinemia (defined as hypogammaglobulinemia >11 months after rituximab exposure).
 

ADVERSE REACTIONS

Postmarketing Experience
Hematologic:  
  • prolonged hypogammaglobulinemia
 

MEDICATION GUIDE

“What are the possible side effects of Rituxan”
  • infections with multiple types of pathogens.