Preventing organ rejection in kidney transplant patients in combination with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Daclizumab is a monoclonal antibody and immunosuppressive agent. It works by blocking the activation of the immune system, which decreases the risk of the body rejecting a transplanted organ.
rapid heart rate
red, tender, and oozing skin at incision
shortness of breath
swelling of the feet or lower legs
trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
Some of the side effects that can occur with daclizumab may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:
itching, pain, redness, swelling, tenderness, or warmth on skin
slow wound healing
trouble with sleeping