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Acyclovir Multi-organ Failure Side Effects

Acyclovir Multi-organ Failure Side Effect Reports


The following Acyclovir Multi-organ Failure side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Acyclovir or it might take time to develop.



Infection, Graft Versus Host Disease, Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma, Post Procedural Infection, Multi-organ Failure, Sepsis, Renal Failure

This Multi-organ Failure side effect was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES. A 35-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Acyclovir (dosage: 400 Mg, Bid), which was started on May 05, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Arixtra (10 Mg, Qd)
  • Vitamin A /00056001/
  • Vitamin D
  • Platelets
  • Lantus (80 Unit, Qd)
  • Omeprazole (40 Mg, Bid)
  • Allopurinol (150 Mg, Qd)
  • Nplate (250 Mug, Unk)
When starting to take Acyclovir the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Infection
  • Graft Versus Host Disease
  • Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Post Procedural Infection
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Sepsis
  • Renal Failure
These side effects may potentially be related to Acyclovir.
Stress, Fear, Pain, Multi-organ Failure, Depression, Injury, Renal Injury, Anhedonia, Renal Failure

This Multi-organ Failure Acyclovir side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Jan 18, 2012. A Female , 20 years of age, weighting 95.98 lb, was treated with Acyclovir. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Stress
  • Fear
  • Pain
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Depression
  • Injury
  • Renal Injury
  • Anhedonia
  • Renal Failure
. Acyclovir dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Cyclosporine (Unk)
  • Dopamine Hcl
  • Amoxicillin
  • Carvedilol (Unk)
  • Enalapril Maleate (Unk)
  • Trasylol (Unk)
  • Edecrin
  • Nystatin (Unk)
Multi-organ Failure, Sepsis, Pneumonia, Pyrexia, Graft Versus Host Disease In Skin, Toxoplasmosis

This is a Acyclovir side effect report of a 56-year-old patient (weight:NA) from GERMANY, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Acyclovir (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Alemtuzumab (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Pentamidine
  • Cyclosporine
, and developed a serious reaction and a Multi-organ Failure side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Sepsis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pyrexia
  • Graft Versus Host Disease In Skin
  • Toxoplasmosis
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Acyclovir treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Multi-organ Failure.

Multi-organ Failure, Sepsis, Renal Failure, Encephalopathy

A 70-year-old patient (weight: NA) from GERMANY with the following symptoms: NA started Acyclovir treatment (dosage: 250 Mg, After Dialysis) on Dec 13, 2011. Soon after starting Acyclovir treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Sepsis
  • Renal Failure
  • Encephalopathy
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Kalinor-brausetabletten (Unk)
  • Magnesium Verla (1 Df, Qd)
  • Ceftazidime Sodium (1 G, Qd)
  • Calcivit D (1 Df, Qd)
  • Tigecycline (50 Mg, Bid)
  • Eusaprim (1 Amp)
  • Allopurinol (100 Unk, Unk)
  • Nitroglycerin (2 Sprays As Needed)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Acyclovir side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure.
Leukostasis, Respiratory Failure, Multi-organ Failure, Pulmonary Oedema, Dilatation Ventricular, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

A patient from GERMANY was prescribed and started Acyclovir on Aug 22, 2011. Patient felt the following Acyclovir side effects: leukostasis, respiratory failure, multi-organ failure, pulmonary oedema, dilatation ventricular, disseminated intravascular coagulation Additional patient health information: male , child 4 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Acyclovir dosage: 45 Mg/kg Bw/ Day. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Adenovirus Infection, Pancytopenia, Multi-organ Failure, Sepsis, Respiratory Failure

This report suggests a potential Acyclovir Multi-organ Failure side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A patient from GERMANY (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Acyclovir (dosage: 400 Mg, Tid) starting Sep 20, 2010. Soon after starting Acyclovir the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Adenovirus Infection
  • Pancytopenia
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Sepsis
  • Respiratory Failure
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Campath (30 Mg, Qd)
The patient was hospitalized. Although Acyclovir demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Multi-organ Failure, may still occur.
Septic Shock, Pleural Effusion, Ascites, Multi-organ Failure, Rectal Haemorrhage, Collapse Of Lung, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Acute Abdomen

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Mar 09, 2011 by a male taking Acyclovir (dosage: NA) . Location: UNITED KINGDOM , 58 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Acyclovir side effects: septic shock, pleural effusion, ascites, multi-organ failure, rectal haemorrhage, collapse of lung, disseminated intravascular coagulation, acute abdomen. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Velcade (2.4 Mg, Intravenous)
The patient was hospitalized.
Multi-organ Failure, Urosepsis, Febrile Infection, Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage

This Multi-organ Failure problem was reported by a health professional from GERMANY. A 74-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Oct 28, 2010 a consumer started treatment with Acyclovir (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Ferrin
  • Intratect
  • Revlimid
When commencing Acyclovir, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Urosepsis
  • Febrile Infection
  • Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Ascites, Continuous Haemodiafiltration, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Encephalopathy, Haemodynamic Instability, Multi-organ Failure, Pneumonia Herpes Viral, Renal Failure Acute

This is a Acyclovir side effect report of a 28-year-old patient (weight: NA) from FRANCE. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: herpes zoster and was treated with Acyclovir (dosage: 10 Mg/kg/ Three Times Per Day / Intravenous) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Ascites
  • Continuous Haemodiafiltration
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Encephalopathy
  • Haemodynamic Instability
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Pneumonia Herpes Viral
  • Renal Failure Acute
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Acyclovir could cause Multi-organ Failure and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Anuria, Blood Pressure Decreased, Coagulopathy, Hepatic Failure, Leukopenia, Metabolic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure, Rash

This Multi-organ Failure side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from on Feb 27, 2009. A patient from , 25 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Acyclovir. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Acyclovir side effects: anuria, blood pressure decreased, coagulopathy, hepatic failure, leukopenia, metabolic acidosis, multi-organ failure, rash. Acyclovir dosage: 40 Mg/kg.
Associated medications used:
  • Azathioprine (175mg)
  • Fluconazole
  • Imipenem
  • Erythromycin
  • Norepinephrine
  • Vasopressors
  • Foscarnet
  • Epinephrine
These side effects may potentially be related to Acyclovir.
Multi-organ Failure, Sepsis, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

This Multi-organ Failure side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED KINGDOM. A 18-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: meningitis. The patient was prescribed Acyclovir (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Cefotaxine (cefotaxime)
  • Gentamicin
  • Phenytoin
  • Tazocin (pip/tazo)
  • Prednisolone
When starting to take Acyclovir the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Sepsis
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Acyclovir.
Multi-organ Failure, Sepsis, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

This Multi-organ Failure Acyclovir side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Nov 26, 2008. A Female , 18 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Acyclovir. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Sepsis
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
. Acyclovir dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Cefotaxime Sodium
  • Gentamicin
  • Phenytoin
  • Tazocin
  • Predisolone (prenisolone)
The patient was hospitalized.
Multi-organ Failure

This is a Acyclovir side effect report of a 45-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from INDIA, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: kaposi's varicelliform eruption, who was treated with Acyclovir (dosage:800mg Five Times Daily, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Multi-organ Failure side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Multi-organ Failure
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Acyclovir treatment in female patients suffering from kaposi's varicelliform eruption, resulting in Multi-organ Failure.
Candidiasis, Enterococcal Infection, Herpes Virus Infection, International Normalised Ratio Increased, Multi-organ Failure, Respiratory Distress, Sepsis, Thrombocytopenia, Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage

A 28-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Acyclovir treatment (dosage: 10mgk See Dosage Text) on NS. Soon after starting Acyclovir treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Candidiasis
  • Enterococcal Infection
  • Herpes Virus Infection
  • International Normalised Ratio Increased
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Sepsis
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Valacyclovir (1g Three Times Per Day)
  • Amitriptyline Hcl
  • Albuterol Sulfate Autohaler
  • Methylprednisolone
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Acyclovir side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure.
Application Site Bleeding, Contusion, Haemorrhage, Herpes Zoster, Mouth Ulceration, Multi-organ Failure, Musculoskeletal Chest Pain, Renal Failure Acute

A patient from UNITED KINGDOM was prescribed and started Acyclovir on Apr 18, 2006. After Acyclovir was administered, patient encountered several Acyclovir side effects: application site bleeding, contusion, haemorrhage, herpes zoster, mouth ulceration, multi-organ failure, musculoskeletal chest pain, renal failure acute Additional patient health information: male , 30 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Acyclovir dosage: 10 Mg/kg Tid Iv. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Varicella-zoster Immune Globulin (human) (1 G Once Im)
Aspergillosis, Candida Serology Positive, Cholestasis, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Hepatic Failure, Herpes Zoster, Histiocytosis Haematophagic, Multi-organ Failure

This report suggests a potential Acyclovir Multi-organ Failure side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 13-year-old female patient from JAPAN (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): prophylaxis,varicella and used Acyclovir (dosage: 1000 Mg Qid Po) starting NS. Soon after starting Acyclovir the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Aspergillosis
  • Candida Serology Positive
  • Cholestasis
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Hepatic Failure
  • Herpes Zoster
  • Histiocytosis Haematophagic
  • Multi-organ Failure
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Acyclovir demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Multi-organ Failure, may still occur.
Anuria, Cardiac Failure, Condition Aggravated, Hepatic Failure, Hepatitis Cholestatic, Herpes Simplex, Multi-organ Failure, Pneumonia Bacterial, Respiratory Failure

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Nov 28, 2005 by a male taking Acyclovir (dosage: 10mgk Three Times Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: GERMANY , 61 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Acyclovir side effects: anuria, cardiac failure, condition aggravated, hepatic failure, hepatitis cholestatic, herpes simplex, multi-organ failure, pneumonia bacterial, respiratory failure. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Cotrim
  • Trimethoprime
  • Cyclosporine
  • Azathioprine (125mg Per Day)
  • Methylprednisolone (40mg Per Day)

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Thu, 08 Apr 2010

I get Avastin every 21 days. I get a severely swollen tongue about 1 week after treatment, sometimes only after one or two days. Is it a side effect of Avastin, or is it the combination of the drugs I am taking? Gabapentin, FAmotidine, Acyclovir, Meloxicam. I have lung cancer, am in remission. Thank you for your help!

Fri, 20 Aug 2010

I HAD HERPES ZOSTER SINCE 10 DAYS. THE BLISTERS ARE ALMOST
IN HEALING STAGE. BUT THE BURNING SENSATION IN THE NEARBY SPOTS
ARE STILL UNBEARABLE. I HAVE BEEN TREATED WITH ACYCLOVIR AND CROCIN
PL. ADVISE FOR THE BURNING SENSATION

Sat, 17 Dec 2011

14 month old girl developed erythematous skin lasion on left cheek 5 days post prevnar vaccine. 24 hrs later lesion weeping straw colored fluid and crusted. seen at pediatrician 7 days post prevnar vaccine and also diagnosed with ear infection. Started on 10 days of augmentin for ear infection and bactroban for skin lesion and Acyclovir because cannot rule out HSV of skin

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