Apremilast Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Common Cold
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Weight Loss

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Depression

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Joint Pain
  • Throat Irritation
  • Upper Abdominal Pain
  • Vomiting

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Hypersensitivity Reaction To A Drug
  • Suicidal Behavior
  • Suicidal Thoughts

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Migraine Headache
  • A Skin Rash
  • Cough
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Indigestion

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