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aminosalicylic acid

Side Effects

List aminosalicylic acid side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with aminosalicylic acid:

Common side effects of aminosalicylic acid:

  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Fever caused by Administration of a DrugSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • ItchingSevere

Infrequent side effects of aminosalicylic acid:

  • Enlarged Thyroid GlandSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • MonoSevere
  • Not Feeling WellSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Serious Decrease in Thyroid FunctionSevere
  • The Appearance of Crystals in the UrineSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere

Rare side effects of aminosalicylic acid:

  • G6PD AnemiaSevere

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