Olaparib Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased Number Of Lymphocytes In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Anemia
  • Backache
  • Cough
  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Skin Inflammation
  • Taste Problems
  • Throat Irritation
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Blood Clot Formation In Veins
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Low Amount Of Magnesium In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Depression
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Fever
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina And Vulva
  • Itching
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Problems With Bladder Control
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Bone Marrow Disorders Occurring Before Leukemia
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Lung Embolism

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Rash

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