Definition of 'side-effect'
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One of the side effects of the drug is a runny nose. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995) One of the side effects is memory loss. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That is one of the side effects of the decline in activism. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Those shot will not normally suffer any adverse side effects. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She does not seem to suffer any side effects. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But research shows two fifths of patients could suffer some side effects. The Sun (2010)In our research we have come across a number of people suffering side effects from using the regular powders available. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)This is one side effect of increased equality we really don't want to see. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Most people don't suffer side effects. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But understandably many people don't like taking medication and quite a few suffer side effects. The Sun (2013)This research reflects the uncertainty that exists over which age groups could benefit from taking regular aspirin and who might suffer serious side effects. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They were no better than nicotine patches at helping people kick the habit - but users were more likely to suffer side effects. The Sun (2015)Thankfully, most side effects you'll suffer are less dramatic. The Sun (2010)But as a side effect, he suffers from epilepsy, which is controlled with daily drugs. The Sun (2016)
No wonder another side-effect of these drugs is yawning. The Sun (2015)The project has also had at least one unexpected side-effect. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This does not have the unpleasant side-effects of other treatments. Times, Sunday Times (2007) One side-effect of the housing downturn has been the the proliferation in glossy volumes on gorgeous homes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Experts said that the drug had few side-effects. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That is one of the side-effects of having so many good players. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They may also produce unpleasant side-effects or possible allergic reactions. Healthy By Nature (1994)All slimming drugs have adverse side-effects that are potentially harmful to your health. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)Their side-effects were unpleasant and justified only by the fact that the alternative was death. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The impact they have on local retailers is an unpleasant but unintended side-effect. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They will help you get over any possible unpleasant side-effects more easily and your immune system will work more efficiently. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001) One of the side-effects can be a dry mouth which may contribute to the chance of tooth decay or gum disease. The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)No effective drugs are without side-effects but the benefits of the treatment have to be assessed and may outweigh the risk. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But it has one positive side-effect. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But it can cause unpleasant side-effects. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This can be caused by dental problems, some illnesses and medication side-effects. The Sun (2011)This has brought the cancer down, but has resulted in a lot of bad side-effects. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Yet one of the side-effects of independence was that age-old ethnic disputes could now bubble over. Times, Sunday Times (2012) One side-effect of the credit crisis is forecast to be bumper bargains on the high street for anyone with spare cash and few or no borrowings. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It can be induced as a side-effect of drugs, or after a brain injury. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That's one of the side-effects with stopping breathing. The Sun (2012)All drugs have potential side-effects. The Sun (2011)Since one side-effect of the pills was extreme irritability, my floating calm quickly gave way to anger. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'side-effect'
British English: side effect /saɪd ɪˈfɛkt/ NOUN
The side effects of a drug are the effects, usually bad ones, that the drug has on you in addition to its job of curing illness or pain.
The treatment has several unpleasant side effects.
- American English: side effect
- Arabic: آثَارٌ جَانِبِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: efeito colateral
- Chinese: 副作用
- Croatian: nuspojava
- Czech: vedlejší účinek
- Danish: bivirkning
- Dutch: neveneffect
- European Spanish: efecto secundario
- Finnish: sivuvaikutus
- French: effet secondaire
- German: Nebenwirkung
- Greek: παρενέργεια
- Italian: effetto collaterale
- Japanese: 副作用
- Korean: 부작용
- Norwegian: bivirkning
- Polish: skutek uboczny
- European Portuguese: efeito secundário
- Romanian: efect secundar
- Russian: побочный эффект
- Spanish: efecto secundario
- Swedish: biverkning
- Thai: ผลข้างเคียง
- Turkish: yan etki
- Ukrainian: побічний ефект
- Vietnamese: tác dụng phụ
Definition of side-effect from the Collins English Dictionary
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