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A 32-year-old member asked:

Can ribavirin cause side effects?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Infectious Disease 24 years experience
Yes: The full list of side effects of Ribavirin is very long. A few of the most common side effects are anemia, fever and emotional lability.

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What are common side effects of ribavirin treatment?

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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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Anemia: Anemia, hair loss, and sleep issues are common issues with ribavirin.

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