Artemether-Lumefantrine Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Chills
  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Head Pain
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Joint Pain
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Enlarged Liver
  • Enlarged Spleen
  • Pneumonia

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Cough
  • Diarrhea
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Itching
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Numbness
  • Rash
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Throat Irritation

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acquired Low Blood Count Due To Destruction Of Red Cells
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Giant Hives
  • Hives
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Increase In The Number Of Platelets In The Blood
  • Infection
  • Inflammation Of The Skin With Blisters
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Ulcer From Stomach Acid

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Constipation
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Increase Of White Blood Cells
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Indigestion
  • Pink Eye
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Uncoordinated

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