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MCT Side Effects

Generic name: medium chain triglycerides

Note: This document contains side effect information about medium chain triglycerides. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name MCT.

Applies to medium chain triglycerides: oral oil

Warning

Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking medium chain triglycerides (the active ingredient contained in MCT) hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.