Teriflunomide Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A High Alanine Transaminase Level
  • Low Amount Of Phosphate In The Blood
  • The Flu

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Common Cold
  • A Painful Condition That Affects The Nerves In The Legs And Arms Called Peripheral Neuropathy
  • An Infection
  • Diarrhea
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • Nausea
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Upper Abdominal Pain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • High Levels Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Low Levels Of A Type Of White Blood Cell Called Neutrophils
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Herpes Simplex Infection Of The Skin, Mouth Or Genitals
  • A Toothache
  • Acne
  • Blurred Vision
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Itching
  • Muscle Pain
  • Swelling Of The Abdomen
  • Weight Loss

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder With A Decrease In All Types Of Blood Cells Called Pancytopenia
  • Hives
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Kidney Stones
  • Liver Failure
  • Lung Tissue Problem
  • Opportunistic Fungal Infection
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pneumonia With A Fungus Called Pneumocystis Jirovecii
  • Very Low Levels Of Granulocytes, A Type Of White Blood Cell

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash

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