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Does humira (adalimumab) have severe side effects?

Does humira (adalimumab) have severe side effects?

It can: While Humira (adalimumab) is generally well tolerated, in rare cases it can have serious side effects including life threatening infections. ...Read more

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Does chlordiazepoxide have serious side effects?

Does chlordiazepoxide have serious side effects?

POSSIBILY: Chlordiazepoxide was the first benzodiazepine synthesized and is marketed as Librium in the usa. Although fairly safe in appropriate doses, like all other medications there are potential side effects common to this class(xanax, ativan, (lorazepam) valium) which include: confusion constipation drowsiness fainting altered sex drive liver problems lack of muscle coordination. ...Read more

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Does Lamotrigine have side effects?

Does Lamotrigine have side effects?

Lamotrigine: side effects are uncoordination and rash most common and severe. Also, double vision, blurred vision,throat irritation, drowsiness,dizziness, nausea and vomiting. ...Read more

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Does doxycycline have side effects?

Does doxycycline have side effects?

Occasionally: Doxycycline is a useful antibiotic, but as with all medications, there are possible side effects. Every drug or supplement has some small risks, so a user has to weigh the benefits against the small chance of an allergic reaction or some other problem. Doxycycline is often used to treat acne in teen boys. Users can sunburn more easily. "doxy" is not used in younger kids nor in pregnant women. ...Read more

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Does diprivan have fatal side effects?

Does diprivan have fatal side effects?

It's possible: Diprivan (propofol) is a medication used for sedation or general anesthesia. It is very safe when monitored by an anesthesiologist who is trained to manage the effects on blood pressure and breathing. If improperly used or not monitored safely, Propofol can make a person stop breathing completely, which can be fatal. ...Read more

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Could corticosteroids have any major side effects?

Could corticosteroids have any major side effects?

Depends on which one: There are categories of steroids. Also if oral or inhalers. Oral ones are generally avoided unless an auto immune issue. Inhalers are for respiratory illnesses and also different potency available. General side effects are voice changes on vocal cord. Thrush if not rinsing well and long term according to studies is possible over many years. One needs to worry about osteoporosis. ...Read more

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Does acetazolamide have dangerous side effects?

Does acetazolamide have dangerous side effects?

It can: See labeling on diamox (acetazolamide). Depends on dosage, how you metabolize it, coexisting medications, if you are sensitive to it, drug interactions, etc. ...Read more

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Does cbt have any side effects?

Does cbt have any side effects?

CBT: Cbt is mostly free of side effects, but during the treatment you may well feel some anxiety. For instance, exposure and response prevention are part of cbt treatment for obsessive compulsive d/o. With ocd, the person is unconsciously using compulsive behaviors to bind anxiety -- and if prevented, will temporarily feel anxiety. The therapist will help you through this. ...Read more

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Why does the drug vincristine have side effects?

Why does the drug vincristine have side effects?

It's chief toxicity: Is neuropathy; it is not myelosuppressive. It suppresses the mitotic spindles made up of fibrillary structural piees siilar tto those that make up axons, nerves. Usually distal numbness and tingling of hands and feet. It is easy to blend with other drugs because its toxicty does not overlap with theirs. ...Read more

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Is remicade (infliximab) safe overall or does it have side effects?

Is remicade (infliximab) safe overall or does it have side effects?

It has side effects: All medicines have side effects. You have to decide if the benefit you will get from it is worth the risk. The risks are well detailed in the package insert. We can't sugarcoat it but we carefully monitor and we try to avoid the side effects. I often recommend a short three month to six-month course to see if the benefit you get is worth the risk. ...Read more

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Does everyone have diarrhea or side effects with antibiotics?

Does everyone have diarrhea or side effects with antibiotics?

No: No they do not. Side effects vary from person to person and drug to drug. Some have little or no side effects while other antibiotics are known to have more side effects. Your md will tell you what you should look out for when prescribing an antibiotic. ...Read more

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Does anyone know side effects of enbrel (etanercept)?

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Etanercept: Read more here: http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a602013.Html.

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What side effects does phenytoin have?

What side effects does phenytoin have?

Dilantin Effects: Following side effects dizziness, drowsiness, headache, vomiting, trouble sleeping, nervousness severe allergic reaction, bone pain, irritability, slurred speech, unusual eye movements, toredness and weakness swollen&tender gums, ataxia, liver problems, loss of appetite, yellow skin or eyes, unusual muscle movements, swollen lymph nodes. ...Read more

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Why does vincristine have side effects like nerve problems?

Why does vincristine have side effects like nerve problems?

Microtubules!: Vincristine stops the formation of microtubules, which are important in cell division (leading to nausea, low blood counts, hair loss, etc.) but microtubules ALSO transport chemicals inside our nerve cells. The longest nerves in our body connect our spinal cord to our fingertips and toes ; this is why vincristine causes nerve problems especially in fingertips and toes. ...Read more

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Does cholest-off have any side effects?

Does cholest-off have any side effects?

Usually minimal: Plant sterols lower cholesterol in pts with mild elevations.Despite its cholesterol lowering ability there has been no good data on reduction of cardiovascular events. Meta-analysis in european heart journal in 2012 suggest theres no effect. It competes with cholesterol absorption in the gut. Some pts may expeience some GI issues but are usually minimal. ...Read more

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Humira (Definition)

Humira is an arthritis therapy which is a ...Read more