Ethionamide Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Stomatitis, A Condition With Painful Swelling And Sores Inside The Mouth

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Nausea
  • Orthostatic Hypotension, A Form Of Low Blood Pressure
  • Taste Impairment
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Painful Condition That Affects The Nerves In The Legs And Arms Called Peripheral Neuropathy
  • A Yellowing Of The Eyes Or Skin From Buildup Of Bilirubin Called Jaundice
  • Blurred Vision
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Mental Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Excessive Saliva Production
  • Head Pain
  • Nervousness
  • Weight Loss

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Condition With Low Thyroid Hormone Levels
  • A Goiter
  • A Skin Rash
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • An Allergic Reaction To A Drug
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Depression
  • Double Vision
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Mental Problems From Taking The Drug
  • Sudden Blindness And Pain Upon Moving The Eye

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acne
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Increased Sensitivity Of The Skin To The Sun
  • The Inability To Have An Erection

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