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stavudine

Side Effects

List stavudine side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with stavudine:

Common side effects of stavudine:

  • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Abnormal Fat Distribution associated with HIVLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of stavudine:

  • Muscle PainSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Irritation of the Stomach or IntestinesLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of stavudine:

  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Acute Liver FailureSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • DiabetesSevere
  • Enlarged Fatty LiverSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • High Blood SugarSevere
  • Increased Blood Acidity due to High Levels of Lactic AcidSevere
  • Liver FailureSevere
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe

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