A member asked:

What are common side effects of ribavirin treatment?

2 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Anemia: Anemia, hair loss, and sleep issues are common issues with ribavirin.

Answered 11/5/2011


Dr. David Masiello answered

Specializes in Hematology and Oncology

Ribavirin side effec: Fatigue, nausea, hair loss, anemia, are common adverse events form ribavirin. The other agents that this is given with also add additional adverse events. This informaiton is available on the package insert, provided with all prescriptions upon request

Answered 10/5/2014



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