Selepen Side Effects
Generic Name: selenium
Note: This document contains side effect information about selenium. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Selepen.
Applies to selenium: oral capsule, oral tablet, oral tablet extended release
Along with its needed effects, selenium (the active ingredient contained in Selepen) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking selenium:Symptoms of overdose
- fingernail weakening
- garlic odor of breath and sweat
- hair loss
- itching of skin
- nausea and vomiting
- unusual tiredness and weakness
Some side effects of Selepen may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
More about Selepen (selenium)
- Side Effects
- Drug Interactions
- Support Group
- 0 Reviews – Add your own review/rating
- Drug class: minerals and electrolytes
Other brands: Selenium TR
Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. In addition, the drug information contained herein may be time sensitive and should not be utilized as a reference resource beyond the date hereof. This material does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients, or recommend therapy. This information is a reference resource designed as supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill , knowledge, and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed to indicate safety, effectiveness, or appropriateness for any given patient. Drugs.com does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of materials provided. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.