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Synonyms for side effect

a secondary and usually adverse effect of a drug or therapy

any adverse and unwanted secondary effect

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We surveyed 103 PCPs across Canada to examine their current knowledge and information needs regarding ADT side effect management.
It is important you read this as it will tell you what can happen and advises you what to do if a side effect occurs.
Although the side effects of the two formulations (DMPA-IM and DMPA-SC) have been studied in adult women, this is the first study among adolescents, Dr.
People may be experiencing increased liver toxicity, drug interactions, or other side effects because they are receiving too high a dose of a given drug.
When there are side effects from childhood vaccinations, they are usually mild.
It has been speculated that the generally reduced side effect profiles for atypicals may lead to greater satisfaction with medications (Zygmunt, Emmanuel, Weiden, & Nathan, 1997) and therefore greater medication compliance.
Other well-documented male-specific side effects include gynecomastia (female-like breasts on the male physique), a high-pitched voice, prostate enlargement, sterility, and functional impotency.
Side effects may include nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhea, confusion, and new heartbeat irregularities.
All pharmaceuticals carry some potential for causing side effects.
Some of the side effects people are dealing with, such as lipodystrophy and related cholesterol problems, were not clearly evident until well after certain drugs were given their accelerated approval.
The results of the trial demonstrated the excellent safety and side effect profile of NX-1207.
It seems much more likely that the paranoia is a side effect of legislation that makes possession or usage of marijuana illegal.
One of the most popular birth control pills on the market today is Ortho Tri-cyclen, which claims to have the beneficial side effect of controlling the hormonal imbalances that can cause acne.
Side Effect and complications of PLAVIX(R) (Clopidogrel) & Aspirin respectively (CAPRIE STUDY) are: