SIDE EFFECTS

These are reactions a person may experience when taking some medications for another complaint or disease. They can arise following drug interaction, an allergic or hypersensitivity or an emotional effect.

SIDE EFFECTS: "Joe's dry mouth was a side effect of his pain medication."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SIDE EFFECTS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/side-effects/ (accessed August 20, 2018).
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