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Thursday, August 24, 2000

MCQ in Pharmacology Explanation 100

Thursday, August 24, 2000

The correct answer is C. Side effect

An often undesirable effect that occurs in association with the use of a particular medication.
Examples of common drug side effects include: nausea, vomiting, sedation, dizziness, headache and weakness. Drug side effects that occur in 1% or more, of patients taking a particular medication are considered to be causally related to the use of that medication.


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