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Haematemesis, Lower Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Melaena, Pulmonary Haemorrhage, Red Blood Cell Count Decreased, Respiratory Tract Haemorrhage, Thrombocytopenia, White Blood Cell Count Increased (6035288-7)
on Jan 02, 2009 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 149.9 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: haematemesis, lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage, melaena, pulmonary haemorrhage, red blood cell count decreased, respiratory tract haemorrhage, thrombocytopenia, white blood cell count increased. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 0.1 Mg/kg Days 1-5 Q Wk Intravenous Drip.
Associated medications used:
  • Decitabine (20 Mg/m2 Days 1-5 Intravenous)
  • Ascorbic Acid (1000 Mg Days 1-5 Q Wk Intravenous)
  • Lyrica
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Lisinopril
  • Zetia
  • Flomax /01280302/
  • Allopurinol
Patient was hospitalized.

Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Anaemia, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Cardiac Failure, Dyspnoea, Pco2 Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased, Po2 Decreased, Sinus Tachycardia (5994520-6)
Patient was taking Arsenic Trioxide. Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: alanine aminotransferase increased, anaemia, blood lactate dehydrogenase increased, cardiac failure, dyspnoea, pco2 decreased, platelet count decreased, po2 decreased, sinus tachycardia on Dec 04, 2008 from ITALY Additional patient health information: Male , 74 years of age, weighting 185.2 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 25.2 Mg Cycle 1 Intravenous Drip.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Clorfenamina Maleato
  • Irbesartan
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Lenograstim
  • Ascorbic Acid
  • Potassium Chloride
Patient was hospitalized.

Febrile Neutropenia, Muscular Weakness (5975638-0)
Adverse event was reported on Nov 17, 2008 by a Male taking Arsenic Trioxide (Dosage: 10.4 Mg Qwkly Days 1, 8, 15, And 22 Intravenous Drip) was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: febrile neutropenia, muscular weakness.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Decitabine (20 Mg/m2 Daily Days 1-5 Intravenous)
  • Ascorbic Acid (1000 Mg Qwkly Days 1, 8, 15, And 22 Intravenous)
Patient was hospitalized.

Bronchopneumonia (5947789-8)
on Oct 27, 2008 Male from ITALY , 67 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: bronchopneumonia. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 15 Mg Two Times Per Week (3 Cycles); Intravenous Drip. Patient was hospitalized.


Anaphylactic Reaction (5941896-1)
on Oct 23, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, weighting 235.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: anaphylactic reaction. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 0.1 Mg/kg Days 1-5 Cycle 1 Qd Intravenous. Patient was hospitalized.

Bronchopneumonia, Chlamydia Identification Test Positive, Haemoglobin Decreased, Neutrophil Percentage Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased, Pneumocystis Jiroveci Infection, Respiratory Depression, Sputum Culture Positive, White Blood Cell Count Decreased (5926642-X)
Patient was taking Arsenic Trioxide. After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: bronchopneumonia, chlamydia identification test positive, haemoglobin decreased, neutrophil percentage decreased, platelet count decreased, pneumocystis jiroveci infection, respiratory depression, sputum culture positive, white blood cell count decreased on Oct 01, 2008 from ITALY Additional patient health information: Male , 67 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 15 Mg Two Times Per Week (3 Cycles) Intravenous Drip. Patient was hospitalized.

Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Anaemia, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Cardiac Failure, Electrocardiogram Repolarisation Abnormality, Hypoxia, Pco2 Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased, Sinus Tachycardia (5926589-9)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 01, 2008 by a Male taking Arsenic Trioxide (Dosage: 25.2 Mg Cycle 1 Intravenous Drip) was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Location: ITALY , 75 years of age, weighting 185.2 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: alanine aminotransferase increased, anaemia, blood lactate dehydrogenase increased, cardiac failure, electrocardiogram repolarisation abnormality, hypoxia, pco2 decreased, platelet count decreased, sinus tachycardia.
Associated medications used:
  • Clorfenamina Maleato
  • Irbesartan
  • Metformin Hydrochloride
  • Lenogastrim
  • Ascorbic Acid
  • Potassium Chloride
Patient was hospitalized.

Bronchopneumonia, Obstructive Airways Disorder, Respiratory Depression (5926331-1)
on Oct 01, 2008 Male from ITALY , 67 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: bronchopneumonia, obstructive airways disorder, respiratory depression. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 15 Mg Two Times Per Week (3 Cycles) Intravenous Drip. Patient was hospitalized.

Asthenia, Dysarthria, Fatigue, Gait Disturbance, Metastases To Central Nervous System, Nausea, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging Brain Abnormal, Psychomotor Retardation, Vomiting (5921645-3)
on Oct 16, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 57 years of age, was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: asthenia, dysarthria, fatigue, gait disturbance, metastases to central nervous system, nausea, nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain abnormal, psychomotor retardation, vomiting. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Cardiac Failure, Dyspnoea, Electrocardiogram Repolarisation Abnormality, Hypoxia, Sinus Tachycardia (5919004-2)
Patient was taking Arsenic Trioxide. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: alanine aminotransferase increased, blood lactate dehydrogenase increased, cardiac failure, dyspnoea, electrocardiogram repolarisation abnormality, hypoxia, sinus tachycardia on Oct 01, 2008 from ITALY Additional patient health information: Male , 74 years of age, weighting 185.2 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 25.2 Mg Cycle 1 Intravenous Drip.
Associated medications used:
  • Clorfenamina Maleato
  • Irbesartan
  • Metformin
  • Lenograstim
  • Ascorbic Acid
  • Potassium Chloride
Patient was hospitalized.

Bronchopneumonia, Haemoglobin Decreased, Neutrophil Percentage Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased, Respiratory Depression, White Blood Cell Count Decreased (5907484-8)
Adverse event was reported on Sep 22, 2008 by a Male taking Arsenic Trioxide (Dosage: 15 Mg Two Times Per Week (3 Cycles) Intravenous Drip) was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Location: ITALY , 67 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: bronchopneumonia, haemoglobin decreased, neutrophil percentage decreased, platelet count decreased, respiratory depression, white blood cell count decreased. Patient was hospitalized.

Aeromona Infection, Blood Culture Positive, Chills, Nausea (5889275-X)
on Sep 04, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, weighting 235.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: aeromona infection, blood culture positive, chills, nausea. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 0.1 Mg/kg Days 1-5; 8, 15, 22 Qd Intravenous.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Decitabine (20 Mg/m2 Days 1-5 Qd)
  • Ascorbic Acid (100 Mg On Days 1-5, 8, 15, And 22 Qd)
  • Nexium
  • Paxil
  • Glyburide
  • Acyclovir
Patient was hospitalized.

Anaphylactic Reaction (5889274-8)
on Sep 04, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, weighting 235.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: anaphylactic reaction. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 0.1 Mg/kg Qd Intravenous.
Associated medications used:
  • Decitabine (20 Mg/m2 Qd)
  • Ascorbic Acid (100 Mg Qd)
  • Nexium
  • Paxil
  • Glyburide
  • Acyclovir
Patient was hospitalized.

Bronchopneumonia, Respiratory Depression (5888309-6)
Patient was taking Arsenic Trioxide. Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: bronchopneumonia, respiratory depression on Sep 08, 2008 from ITALY Additional patient health information: Male , 67 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 3rd Cycle Intravenous Drip.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Zelitrex
  • Potassium Chloride
Patient was hospitalized.

Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Malaise (5853401-9)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 29, 2008 by a Female taking Arsenic Trioxide (Dosage: Unk Intravenous Drip) was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Location: ITALY , 72 years of age, weighting 143.3 lb, After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: atrial fibrillation, cardiac failure congestive, malaise.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Norvasc
  • Pantorc
Patient was hospitalized.

Acute Abdomen, Chest Pain, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Pericardial Haemorrhage, Pseudomonal Sepsis, Renal Ischaemia (5853388-9)
on Dec 06, 2007 Male from ITALY , 65 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: acute abdomen, chest pain, deep vein thrombosis, disseminated intravascular coagulation, pericardial haemorrhage, pseudomonal sepsis, renal ischaemia. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: Unk Intravenous Drip.
Associated medications used:
  • Furosemide
  • Pantoprazole
  • Metronidazole
  • Pipericillin
  • Tazobactam
  • Seleparina


Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Anaemia, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Cardiac Failure, Dyspnoea, Pco2 Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased, Po2 Decreased (5853385-3)
on Jan 23, 2008 Male from ITALY , 74 years of age, weighting 185.2 lb, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: alanine aminotransferase increased, anaemia, blood lactate dehydrogenase increased, cardiac failure, dyspnoea, pco2 decreased, platelet count decreased, po2 decreased. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 25.2 Mg Cycle 1 Intravenous Drip.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Clorfenamina Maleato
  • Irbesartan
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Lenogastrim
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain Upper, Acute Abdomen, Hepatic Neoplasm, Liver Disorder, Rectal Haemorrhage (5853350-6)
Patient was taking Arsenic Trioxide. After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: abdominal pain upper, acute abdomen, hepatic neoplasm, liver disorder, rectal haemorrhage on Nov 27, 2007 from ITALY Additional patient health information: Male , 65 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
and. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: Intravenous Drip.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Furosemide
  • Pantoprazole Sodium
  • Magnesium Sulfate
  • Potassium Chloride
Patient was hospitalized.

Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Haemoptysis, Myelodysplastic Syndrome, Pleural Effusion, Pneumonia, Renal Failure (5836898-X)
Adverse event was reported on Jul 29, 2008 by a Male taking Arsenic Trioxide (Dosage: 17 Mg Days 1-5 And 8-12 Qd Intravenous) was diagnosed with
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: gastrointestinal haemorrhage, haemoptysis, myelodysplastic syndrome, pleural effusion, pneumonia, renal failure.
Associated medications used:
  • Cytarabine
Patient was hospitalized.

Aortic Stenosis, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Cardiomegaly, Hydropneumothorax, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Neutropenic Sepsis (5828800-1)
on Jul 18, 2008 Male from UNITED KINGDOM , 81 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: aortic stenosis, aortic valve incompetence, atrial fibrillation, cardiac failure congestive, cardiomegaly, hydropneumothorax, left ventricular hypertrophy, mitral valve incompetence, neutropenic sepsis. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: Intravenous Drip. Patient was hospitalized.

Chest X-ray Abnormal, Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Haemoptysis, Lung Consolidation, Lung Disorder, Myelodysplastic Syndrome, Pneumonia, Renal Failure (5806275-6)
on Jun 23, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: chest x-ray abnormal, gastrointestinal haemorrhage, haemoptysis, lung consolidation, lung disorder, myelodysplastic syndrome, pneumonia, renal failure. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 17 Mg Days 1-5 And 8-12 Qd Intravenous.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Cytarabine
Patient was hospitalized.

Asthenia, Atrioventricular Block First Degree, Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Enterococcal Bacteraemia, Feeling Abnormal, Pancytopenia, Supraventricular Extrasystoles (5805834-4)
Patient was taking Arsenic Trioxide. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: asthenia, atrioventricular block first degree, blood alkaline phosphatase increased, enterococcal bacteraemia, feeling abnormal, pancytopenia, supraventricular extrasystoles on Jun 26, 2008 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 75 years of age, weighting 206.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
and. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 23 Mgqd For 5 Days Each Week Times 2 Weeks Intravenous.
Associated medications used:
  • Cytarabine
  • Norvasc
  • Acyclovir
  • Voriconazole
  • Levaquin
  • K-dur
Patient was hospitalized.

Anaemia, Atrial Flutter, Cardiac Murmur, Cardiomegaly, Dyspnoea, Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged, Hepatomegaly, Jugular Vein Distension, Pericardial Effusion (5789357-7)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 11, 2008 by a Male taking Arsenic Trioxide (Dosage: 0.15 Mg/kg Qd) was diagnosed with
  • acute promyelocytic leukaemia
and. Location: ITALY , 76 years of age, Patient felt the following Arsenic side effects: anaemia, atrial flutter, cardiac murmur, cardiomegaly, dyspnoea, electrocardiogram qt prolonged, hepatomegaly, jugular vein distension, pericardial effusion. Patient was hospitalized.

Asthenia, Atrial Fibrillation, Bacteraemia, Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Enterococcal Infection, Pancytopenia, Supraventricular Extrasystoles (5766841-3)
on May 27, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 75 years of age, weighting 206.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. After Arsenic was administered, patient encountered several Arsenic side effects: asthenia, atrial fibrillation, bacteraemia, blood alkaline phosphatase increased, enterococcal infection, pancytopenia, supraventricular extrasystoles. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 23 Mg Qd For 5 Days Each Week Times 2 Weeks; Intravenous.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Cytarabine
  • Norvasc
  • Acyclovir Sodium
  • Voriconazole
  • Levaquin
  • K-dur
Patient was hospitalized.

Pleural Effusion, Pneumonia (5762171-4)
on May 27, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
and was treated with Arsenic Trioxide. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arsenic side effects: pleural effusion, pneumonia. Arsenic Trioxide dosage: 17 Mg Days 1-5 And 8-12 Qd Intravenous.

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Alternative ARSENIC Names:ACNE ADDASECT ANIMAL ANTIGENS ANX ANX HP ANXIETY ANXIETY HP ANXIOLIX ASTH ASTHMA ASTHMA HP ASTHMA RX ASTHMA THERAPY BLOOD AND KIDNEY DE CATARACTS CHEMOCLENZ CHILDRENS COUGH AND CHILDRENS EARACHE R CHRON SINO COLD SORES COMPULSIN CONNECTIVE TISSUE CONSTIPATION COUGH COUGH HP DEPRESSION COMPLEX DIARRHEA ECZEMA ECZEMA HP EDOMETRIOSIS FEMALE FIBROIDS FLU-LIKE SYMPTOMS GALLBLADDER LIVER GALLBLADDER LIVER M GUNA-PMS HANG OVER RELIEF HEADACHE COUGH HEART SMALL INTESTI HERPES SORES HOMEOPATHIC ACNE FO HOMEOPATHIC SHINGLE INSOMNIA INSOMNIA HP INSOMNIA PLUS LIVER DETOX LYM D MET-TOX MOLD ANTIGENS MOLD MIX ANTIGENS NAUSEA VOMITING HP NOBACCO REMEDY WATE OSTEOPOROSIS HP PROGENA PSORIASIS RAD HP RESTULEX ROSACEA SCIATIC AIDE SINUCHRON SINUCHRON HP SINUS RESCUE SINUSITIS SKIN IRRITATION SLEEP RELIEF SMOKE-X STOMACH DISTRESS STOMACH FLU FIGHTER STOMACH SPLEEN MERI TOBACCO WITHDRAWAL TOTAL FLU-CLD 1 TRISENOX V V HP VIRAL HP VIRAL PLUS VIREX VITAL HP VITILIGO WEIGHT MANAGEMENT H WHEEZING HP

Active Ingredient: ACONITUM ACTIVATED ALLYLTHIO ALTERNARI ANAMIRTA ANAS PLAT APIS MELL ARABICA C ARSENIC ARSENIC T

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 109. View Arsenic Adverse Reports

Arsenic safety alerts: 2001

Reported deaths: 24

Reported hospitalizations: 71

Arsenic trioxide

Healthcare providers reminded to closely monitor patients on arsenic trioxide

CTI has issued a "Dear Health Care Provider" letter reminding clinicians that QTc prolongation with torsade de pointes arrhythmia and sudden death have been associated with the use of arsenic trioxide. An article published recently in Blood (Unnikrishnan, et al, 1 March 2001;97:1514‚??1516) describes prolonged QT interval and torsade de pointes in 3 patients being treated with arsenic trioxide for acute myeloid leukemia (AML). The arsenic trioxide used in the reported study was not Cell Therapeutics‚?? Trisenox‚?Ę (arsenic trioxide) injection. The current Trisenox label emphasizes the importance of ECG and electrolyte monitoring prior to and during therapy in patients given arsenic trioxide.

[March 19, 2001 - Letter - Cell Therapeutics, Inc.]

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