Azathioprine Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Infection
  • Megaloblastic Anemia

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Decreased Blood Platelets

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Rash

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatosplenic T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Malignant Lymphoma
  • Overactive Macrophage Immune Cells
  • Progressive Disease In The White Matter Of The Brain
  • Sweet's Disease
  • Tumor

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Bowel Movements Containing Much Fat
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Hair Loss
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Pain
  • Not Feeling Well

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