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dapsone

Side Effects

List dapsone side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with dapsone:

Common side effects of dapsone:

  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergySevere
  • MethemoglobinemiaSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere

Infrequent side effects of dapsone:

Rare side effects of dapsone:

  • AnemiaSevere
  • Blood DisorderSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • G6PD AnemiaSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Liver DamageSevere
  • Mental ImpairmentSevere
  • Mood ChangesSevere
  • Not Feeling WellSevere
  • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetSevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Irritation of the Stomach or IntestinesLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

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