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Entocort EC oral

Does Entocort EC oral have side effects?

The following side effects are associated with Entocort EC oral:

Common side effects of Entocort EC oral:

Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
Infection caused by a VirusSevere
Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
Joint PainSevere
Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
Conditions of Excess Stomach Acid SecretionLess Severe
IndigestionLess Severe
Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergyLess Severe
BackacheLess Severe
Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
Low EnergyLess Severe
PainLess Severe
Increased HungerLess Severe
Throwing UpLess Severe
GasLess Severe
DiarrheaLess Severe
Stomach CrampsLess Severe
NervousLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Entocort EC oral:

Feeling RestlessSevere
Hyperactive BehaviorSevere
Problems with EyesightSevere
Pink EyeSevere
Outer Ear Inflammation caused by Allergy or InfectionSevere
Stomach or Intestine BlockageSevere
Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
Urinary Tract InfectionSevere
Loss of MemorySevere
Swollen TongueSevere
Heart Throbbing or PoundingSevere
Chest PainSevere
Cushing's SyndromeSevere
Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesSevere
Increase of White Blood CellsSevere
HemorrhoidsLess Severe
Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
Any Disease of the TeethLess Severe
Painful, Red or Swollen TongueLess Severe
Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesLess Severe
Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
An Abnormal Connection Between the Stomach and IntestineLess Severe
Irregular PeriodsLess Severe
Problem with PeriodsLess Severe
Hair LossLess Severe
Muscle PainLess Severe
DrowsinessLess Severe
FeverLess Severe
Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
Puffy Face from Water RetentionLess Severe
Head PainLess Severe
Difficult or Painful UrinationLess Severe
Frequent UrinationLess Severe
Urination During the NightLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe

Rare side effects of Entocort EC oral:

Extreme Sense of Well BeingSevere
Pseudotumor CerebriSevere
Disease of the NervesSevere
Muscle ProblemsSevere
Increased Pressure in the EyeSevere
Increased Pressure in EyesSevere
High Blood PressureSevere
Complete Stoppage of the HeartSevere
Slow HeartbeatSevere
Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
Chronic Heart FailureSevere
Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
Obstruction of Blood Vessel caused by a Fat GlobuleSevere
Blood Clot in VeinSevere
Hemorrhage of Blood Under the SkinSevere
Fluid in the LungsSevere
Ulcers of EsophagusSevere
Ulcer from Stomach AcidSevere
Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
Redness of SkinSevere
Skin Stretch MarksSevere
Rupture of a TendonSevere
Muscle WeaknessSevere
Nerve PainSevere
Visible Water RetentionSevere
Fast HeartbeatSevere
Trouble BreathingSevere
Enlarged LiverSevere
The Presence of Sugar in the UrineSevere
Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
Broken BoneSevere
Impaired Wound HealingSevere
Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
Reaction due to an AllergySevere
Water RetentionSevere
Mood ChangesSevere
Over ExcitementSevere
Mental DisturbanceSevere
False Sense of Well-BeingSevere
Disorder involving Personality ChangesSevere
Excessive HairinessLess Severe
AcneLess Severe
Feeling FaintLess Severe
Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe
DizzyLess Severe
Excessive SweatingLess Severe
Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots on the SkinLess Severe
Scaling of SkinLess Severe
Weight GainLess Severe
HiccupsLess Severe
Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
Swelling of the AbdomenLess Severe
Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
Not Feeling WellLess Severe
Abnormal Fat DistributionLess Severe

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