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What are the side effects of prednisolone?

What are the side effects of prednisolone?

Many: Prednisolone eye drops have a few short term side effects, like occasional irritation with use and increaed intraocular pressure. With long-term use, they can cause cataracts, glaucoma and increase your risk of infection. ...Read more

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Many children with croup need prescription medications. Often steroids can ...Read more


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What are the side effects of using steroids?

What are the side effects of using steroids?

Many & inevitable: With most medications, there are possible side effects. With steroids, they are guaranteed. The only question is which one. The lowest dose for the shortest period should be used, if there is no alternative. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of betamethasone?

What are the side effects of  betamethasone?

Betamethazone: Bethamethsone is a potent steroid that can affect multiple organ systems from high blood pressure, to cataracts, to thinning of skin and many more side effects. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of chemotherapy?

What are the side effects of chemotherapy?

Totally variable: Completely depends on which chemotherapy agents are being used (ex bleomycin vs. vincristine) Talk to your oncologist, and be selective when getting info from internet. Can start here: http://m.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/chemotherapy/understandingchemotherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/index Take care. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of tibolone?

Tibolone: Please go online to Tibolone and you will find some very readable and understandable articles. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of accutane?

What are the side effects of accutane?

Accutane: Common ones are anemia, dry eyes, conjunctivitis, increase liver enzymes, dry inflamed skin, rash, muscle/joint/back pains, increase cholesterol & sugar. Rare ones are diabetes, mood changes, anxiety, seizures, psychosis, asthma, cataracts, kidney or intestine infections or arthritis. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of ventolin?

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What are the side effects of ventolin?

Ventolin: Shakiness hands & feet, Fast irregular pounding heart beats, rarely cough & shortness of breath & Rash & Red skin & Swelling of mouth and throat, Wheezing, Blurred vision, Confusion, Cramps, Headaches, Sweating, Vomiting, Irritability & Sleep changes. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of dilaudid?

What are the side effects of dilaudid?

Well: The primary effects are sedation , nausea, constipation, decreased respiratory drive and urinary retention. Oh and pain relief. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of sarcoidosis?

What are the side effects of sarcoidosis?

See below: Side effects can result from the medication used to treat it, but there are several different organ systems that can be affected by sarcoid such as lungs and skin. Please repost as to which you would like for us to address. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of abiraterone?

Abiraterone: See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/zytiga-side-effects.html

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What are the side effects of radiotherapy?

What are the side effects of radiotherapy?

Radiotherapy: Mostly local skin burn, redness and local pain. Late side effects of possible development of cancer. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of diphenhydramine?

What are the side effects of diphenhydramine?

Several: The most common side effect of taking too much Benadryl (diphenhydramine) would be excessive drowsiness. Other possible side effects include dizziness, headache, constipation, urinary retention, and heart palpitations. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of euflexxa?

What are the side effects of euflexxa?

Euflexxa: Most common is joint discomfort and mild swelling-short lasting. Otherwise it is a very safe medications. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of acutane?

What are the side effects of acutane?

Several serious ones: Accutane is linked to a series of serious side effects, including bowel diseases like Crohn’s disease, liver damage, depression, and miscarriage and birth defects if taken during pregnancy. Here is a link to a more complete listing of side effects http://www.drugwatch.com/accutane/side-effects.php ...Read more

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What are the side effects of pseudoephedrine?

What are the side effects of pseudoephedrine?

Vasocontrictor: Pseudophedrine is a vasoconstrictor. This means it has the ability to temporarily narrow blood vessels. Taken orally this can cause dizziness, rapid heart rate (palpitations) or headache. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of hyalgan?

Rare inflammation: Hyalgan and its cousin viscosupplementation medications have very minimal side effects. Rarely a significant inflammation can occur that looks like a knee infection (most reported with brand synvisc). Otherwise minor discomfort after the injection is all you should experience. ...Read more

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