What are the possible side effects of romiplostim (Nplate)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Less serious side effects may include:
- joint or muscle pain;
- pain in your arms, legs, or shoulder;
- numbness or tingly feeling;
- sleep problems (insomnia); or
- stomach pain or upset.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Tell your doctor about any unusual or bothersome side effect. You may report side...
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What are the precautions when taking romiplostim (Nplate)?
Before using romiplostim, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: blood clots, other blood disorders (such as blood cancer, myelodysplastic syndrome).
Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist that you are using this medication.
During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before...
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