Side effect(s) of Efavirenz

Read the side effects of Efavirenz as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Most Common - Dizziness, nausea, headache, fatigue, sleeplessness and vomiting.

Body as a Whole - Allergic reactions, weakness and redistribution/accumulation of body fat.

Central Nervous System - Poor concentration, drowsiness, abnormal dreaming, emotion, confusion, agitation, memory loss, hallucinations, stupor, abnormal thinking and depersonalization.

Genitourinary - Breast enlargement in male.

Gastrointestinal - Constipation and malabsorption.

Heart - Flushing and palpitations.

Liver - Increase in liver enzyme and liver failure/inflammation.

Metabolic - Increased level of cholesterol in blood.

Musculoskeletal - Muscle pain and joint pain.

Respiratory - Difficulty in breathing.

Skin - Redness of the skin, rash and Stevens-Johnson syndrome.

Eye and ENT - Abnormal vision and ringing in the ear.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.
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