Abacavir Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Abnormal Fat Distribution Associated With HIV
  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Bronchitis
  • Cough
  • Fever Caused By Administration Of A Drug
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Pain
  • Rash
  • Throat Irritation
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Chills
  • Dizzy
  • Feeling Anxious
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Muscle Or Bone Pain

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Enlarged Fatty Liver
  • Enlarged Liver
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Graves' Disease
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Heart Attack
  • Hepatitis
  • Increased Blood Acidity Due To High Levels Of Lactic Acid
  • Inflammation Of Multiple Voluntary Muscles
  • Kidney Failure
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Multiple Organ Failure
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pneumonia
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Visible Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Depression

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