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Untoward effects may be associated with use of chromic phosphate P 32. These include transitory radiation sickness, bone marrow depression, pleuritis, peritonitis, nausea and abdominal cramping. Radiation damage may occur if accidentally injected interstitially or into a loculation.
The following adverse reactions associated with the use of Phosphocol P 32 have been identified during post approval use:
Because these reactions are reported voluntarily from a population of uncertain size, it is not always possible to reliably estimate their frequency or establish a causal relationship to drug exposure.
Read the Phosphocol (phosphocol) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
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Last reviewed on RxList: 6/17/2009
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