Ribavirin Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Chest Pain
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Chills
  • Depression
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizzy
  • Dry Skin
  • Easily Angered Or Annoyed
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Throwing Up
  • Weight Gain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Infection Caused By Bacteria
  • Throat Irritation

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Hair Loss
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Mood Changes
  • Nervous
  • Pink Eye
  • Rash
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Taste Problems
  • Upper Abdominal Pain

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Blurred Vision
  • Body's Rejection Of A Transplanted Kidney
  • Bronchospasm
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Function Of Bone Marrow
  • Detachment Of The Retina Of The Eye
  • Diabetes
  • Extreme Loss Of Body Water
  • Giant Hives
  • Hallucination
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • Hearing Disorder
  • Heart Attack
  • Hives
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Increased Pressure Of Pulmonary Circulation
  • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An Allergy
  • Inflammation Of The Skin With Blisters
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Liver Failure
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Low Platelet Count And Bleeding From Immune Response
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Psychosis Caused By A Drug
  • Pure Red Cell Aplasia
  • Rejection Of Liver Transplant
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • X-Ray Results Showing Lung Tissue Changes

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Any Disease Of The Teeth
  • Cannot Focus Thoughts
  • Infection Around A Tooth
  • Problem With Periods
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling

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