Side effect(s) of Ribavirin

Read the side effects of Ribavirin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Most common- Injection site reaction, fatigue, weakness, headache, rigors, fevers, nausea, muscle pain and anxiety, anger, mood swings.

Most Serious - Hemolytic anemia (Anemia due to breakdown of red blood cells).

Central Nervous System- Fatigue, weakness, headache, depression, psychosis, aggressive behavior, hallucinations, or violent behavior.

Gastrointestinal- Nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite.

Metabolic- Abnormality in thyroid hormone.

Heart- Abnormal rate or rhythm may occur in patients taking inhaled ribavirin with underlying heart disease.

Miscellaneous- Fever, decrease in white blood cell, injection site redness, loss of hair, allergic reactions.

Other Precautions : *Do not change the dosage.
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