Etretinate Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormality Of The Eyelid
  • Bone Pain
  • Bruise
  • Cramps
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Stomach Cramps

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Peeling Of Skin
  • Change In Appetite
  • Chapped Lips
  • Dry Skin
  • Dryness Of The Nose
  • Excessive Thirst
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • Hemorrhage Of Blood Under The Skin
  • Itching
  • Low Energy
  • Nosebleed
  • Rash
  • Skin Inflammation
  • Skin Irritation
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormalities Of The Lining Of The Eye
  • Blurred Vision
  • Disease Of The Cornea Of The Eye
  • Excessive Amount Of Vitamin A In The Body
  • Eye Disorder
  • Hepatitis
  • Pink Eye
  • Pupil Abnormalities

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizzy
  • Dry Mouth
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Fever
  • Inflammation And Infection Of Nail Cuticle
  • Inflammation Of The Lips
  • Loose Nails
  • Pain Of The Lips
  • Sore Tongue

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Blind Spot In The Eye
  • Cataracts
  • Confused
  • Depression
  • Hemorrhage From The Gums
  • Inflammation Of The Gums
  • Inflammation Of The Iris - The Colored Part Of The Eyeball
  • Loss Of Memory
  • Outer Ear Inflammation Caused By Allergy Or Infection
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Sensitive To Light

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Feeling Anxious

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