Clofazimine Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Abnormal Color Of Urine
  • An Abnormal Stool Color
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Discoloration Of The Eyelid
  • Discolored Sweat
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Irritation Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Itching
  • Nausea
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Sputum Discoloration
  • Tear Discoloration
  • Upper Abdominal Pain
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Taste Impairment

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Yellowing Of The Eyes Or Skin From Buildup Of Bilirubin Called Jaundice
  • An Enlarged Liver
  • Anemia
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Blockage Of The Stomach Or Intestine
  • Depression
  • Drug Or Chemical-Induced Sensitivity To Sunlight
  • Eosinophilic Enteritis
  • Formation Of Dead Tissue In The Spleen
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Maculopathy
  • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood Clot
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Vision Loss

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash Resembling Acne
  • Acquired Ichthyosis, A Dry, Rough, And Scaly Skin Condition
  • Bone Pain
  • Chapped Lips
  • Constipation
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Eye
  • Eye Irritation
  • Eye Itching
  • Fever
  • Head Pain
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Bladder
  • Low Energy
  • Nerve Pain
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Weight Loss

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