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Side-effects

The negative effects a drug or treatment may have on a patient. Common side-effects include headache, nausea and skin irritation. Drugs are evaluated for both long- and short-term side-effects, with drug manufacturers required to list all known side effects of a product on its packaging.

See also:
Clinical trial
Adverse reaction
Packaging

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