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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Gallium, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Gallium side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Gallium.

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Gallium Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Gallium reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Gallium on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

Pruritus, Skin Oedema, Rash
on Apr 19, 2013 Male from CA , 20 years of age, weighting 175.0 lb, was treated with Gallium Citrate (ga 67). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Gallium side effects: pruritus, skin oedema, rash. Gallium Citrate (ga 67) dosage: 2.6 Ml, Single.
Associated medications used:

Fatigue, Respiratory Distress, Asthenia, Pain, Lymphoma, Disease Progression, Renal Failure Acute, Anxiety
Patient was taking Gallium Nitrate 500 Mg Vial Genta. Patient felt the following Gallium side effects: fatigue, respiratory distress, asthenia, pain, lymphoma, disease progression, renal failure acute, anxiety on May 07, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 126.8 lb, was diagnosed with and. Gallium Nitrate 500 Mg Vial Genta dosage: 2,150 Mg Continuous For 7 Days Iv Pump.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Enoxaparin
  • Pancrelipase
  • Psyllium
  • Synthroid
  • Aspirin
  • Ciprofloxacin
  • Hyoscyamine
  • Alpramolam
Patient was hospitalized.

Adrenal Neoplasm, Hepatic Haemorrhage, Pain, Gallbladder Disorder, Liver Disorder
Adverse event was reported on Sep 08, 2011 by a Female taking Gallium (Dosage: Unk) . Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 220.0 lb, After Gallium was administered, patient encountered several Gallium side effects: adrenal neoplasm, hepatic haemorrhage, pain, gallbladder disorder, liver disorder.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Radiation Overdose
on Mar 18, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , 13 years of age, weighting 123.2 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Gallium Citrate Ga-67 Inj. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Gallium side effects: radiation overdose. Gallium Citrate Ga-67 Inj dosage: 6.8 Mci Once I.v. Injection.


Blood Creatinine Increased, Blood Urea Increased
on Feb 01, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , 71 years of age, was treated with Gallium Chloride, Ga-67/sodium Citrate. Patient felt the following Gallium side effects: blood creatinine increased, blood urea increased. Gallium Chloride, Ga-67/sodium Citrate dosage: Once Iv.

Blood Calcium Decreased, Blood Creatinine Increased, Blood Magnesium Decreased, Electrolyte Imbalance, Gait Disturbance, Hallucination, Visual, Medical Device Complication
Patient was taking Gallium Nitrate 25mg/ml (ganite). After Gallium was administered, patient encountered several Gallium side effects: blood calcium decreased, blood creatinine increased, blood magnesium decreased, electrolyte imbalance, gait disturbance, hallucination, visual, medical device complication on Feb 16, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 178.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Gallium Nitrate 25mg/ml (ganite) dosage: 460 Mg (250mg/m2) Daily X 5 Days Iv. Patient was hospitalized.

Angioneurotic Oedema
Adverse event was reported on Aug 18, 2006 by a Female taking Gallium (67 Ga) Citrate (Dosage: Dose: 3.7 Mci And 2.4 Mci (lot #g215611c, Exp 17-aug-2006).) . Location: CANADA , 63 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Gallium side effects: angioneurotic oedema.
Associated medications used:

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Safety Alerts, Active Ingredients, Usage Information

Alternative GALLIUM Names:GANITE

Active Ingredient: GALLIUM C GALLIUM N

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 7

Gallium safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 1

Reported hospitalizations: 1

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