Jakafi side effects
Jakafi is a medicine against myelofibrosis, a rare bone-marrow disease. Jakafi contains Ruxolitinib.
The most serious side effects of Jakafi include low blood platelet levels, fatigue, diarrhea, shortness of breath, headache, anemia, dizziness, nausea and confusion. The anemia may get so severe that the patient will require a blood transfusion.
Life-threatening bacterial, mycobacterial, fungal and viral infections are possible bad side effects of Jakafi. Especially Herpes zoster could be a risk.
Irreversible thrombocytopenia and neutropenia are rare adverse effects of Jakafi.
This is our research on the alleged dangers of Jakafi / adverse effects of Jakafi and not medical advice!