Niclosamide Side Effects
Applies to niclosamide: oral tablet chewable
As well as its needed effects, niclosamide may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.
Minor Side Effects
Some niclosamide side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:Less common:
- Abdominal or stomach cramps or pain
- loss of appetite
- nausea or vomiting
- Dizziness or lightheadedness
- itching of the rectal area
- skin rash
- unpleasant taste
It is possible that some side effects of niclosamide may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.
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