Medically prescribed for - Proleukin is prescribed for the treatment of kidney cancer.
Adverse reactions experienced - The most common side effects patients taking Proleukin experience include fever, chills, diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, headache, and upset stomach. Proleukin, when administered incorrectly, can cause low blood pressure and can lead to bacterial infections.
Status of drug - The Federal Drug Administration has recognized the link between these adverse reactions and the drug. The FDA has issued a warning that this drug is only to be administered to those with normal pulmonary and cardiac systems and that the drug should be administered by skilled health practitioners.
See your doctor if you or a loved one has experienced serious health problems after taking Proleukin. You also should contact an experienced products liability attorney who can help you protect your legal rights and get compensation for your injuries.