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Side effect(s) of Octreotide

Read the side effects of Octreotide as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Most Common - Diarrhea, gall stone formation, abdominal pain, nausea, hair loss, headache and nose bleed.

Blood- Decrease in platelet counts.

Miscellaneous - Dizziness, generalized pain, muscle pain, itching, rash, fatigue and flatulence.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Octreotide

Octreotide(Sandostatin) generic is a synthetic octapeptide, prescribed for acromegaly. It is also used to control diarrhea and flushing caused by cancer. It decreases the amount of certain natural substances produced by the body.
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