Olaparib Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Decreased Number Of Lymphocytes In The Blood
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • 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 Common Cold
  • Anemia
  • Backache
  • Cough
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Nausea
  • Skin Inflammation
  • Taste Impairment
  • Throat Irritation
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Blood Clot Formation In Veins
  • Low Amount Of Magnesium In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Painful Condition That Affects The Nerves In The Legs And Arms Called Peripheral Neuropathy
  • A Type Of Skin Condition With Redness And Itching Called Eczema
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Depression
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Dry Skin
  • Fever
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Involuntary Leakage Of Urine
  • Itching
  • Stomatitis, A Condition With Painful Swelling And Sores Inside The Mouth
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Vulvovaginitis, An Inflammation Or Infection Of The Vagina And Vulva

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Clot In The Lung
  • A Type Of Inflammation Of The Lung Called Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia, A Type Of Blood Cancer
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome, A Bone Marrow Disorder

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash

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