ALBENDAZOLE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • hair loss
    • dizziness
    • headache
    • nausea
    • intense abdominal pain

    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • abnormal liver function tests

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • sensation of spinning or whirling
    • vomiting

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • a type of blood disorder with a decrease in all types of blood cells called pancytopenia
    • decreased function of bone marrow
    • decreased blood platelets
    • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
    • low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
    • acute liver failure
    • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
    • acute kidney failure
    • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    • hives
    • a condition with muscle tissue breakdown called rhabdomyolysis
    • seizures
    • high pressure within the skull

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • blurred vision
    • drowsiness
    • diarrhea
    • generalized weakness

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