Side Effect

A drug*s effect that is different from the beneficial effect for which the drug is being taken.

side effect

[n] - a secondary and usually adverse effect of a drug or therapy 2. [n] - any unwanted secondary effect
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=side%20effect

Side effect

Term used to describe an unwanted effect of a medicine. Most side effects are totally harmless and tend to disappear quickly. In some medications, the side effects can be more severe and long lasting and require monitoring by a doctor.
Found on http://thewellnessshop.co.uk/healthandwellbeing/glossary.html

Side effect

Many medicines may produce undesirable side effects. Side effects include: drowsiness, dizziness eg on standing up, muddled thinking, unsteadiness eg leading to a fall, confusion, hangover in a morning, slurred speech, headaches, and/or pains.
Found on http://www.bcpa.co.uk/glossary.htm

side effect

<pharmacology> A consequence other than the one for which an agent or measure is used, as the adverse effects produced by a drug, especially on a tissue or organ system other than the one sought to be benefited by its administration. ... For example: hair loss may be a side effect of chemotherapy, fatigue may be a side effect of radiation the...
Found on http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?side+effect

side effect

fallout noun any adverse and unwanted secondary effect; `a strategy to contain the fallout from the accounting scandal`
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=side%20effect

side effect

noun a secondary and usually adverse effect of a drug or therapy; `severe headaches are one of the side effects of the drug`
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=side%20effect

side effect

a consequence other than that for which an agent is used, especially an adverse effect on another organ system.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

side effect

(from the article `antihistamine`) ...asthma. Antihistamines with powerful antiemetic properties are used in the treatment of motion sickness and vomiting. Used in sufficiently large ... Drugs are another important cause of poisoning. It is a pharmacological principle that, for any therapeutic gain derived from a drug, a price is ... ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/90

side effect

a consequence other than the one(s) for which an agent or measure is used, as the adverse effects produced by a drug, especially on a tissue or organ system other than the one sought to be benefited by its administration.
Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio80.html

Side effect

[disambiguation] A side effect is an effect that is secondary to the one intended. Side effect or side effects may also refer to: ==Film== ==Music== ==Other== ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Side_effect_(disambiguation)

Side Effect

An undesired effect of a medication that may range in severity from barely noticeable, to uncomfortable, to dangerous. Common side effects include dizziness, nausea, fatigue, dry mouth, anxiety and diarrhea. Synonym(s): Adverse Drug Effect
Found on http://www.pregnology.com/AZ/S/3

side effect

Type: Term Pronunciation: sīd e-fekt′ Synonyms: adverse effect
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=81746

side effect

A problem that occurs when treatment affects healthy tissues or organs. Some common side effects of cancer treatment are fatigue, pain, nausea, vomiting, decreased blood cell counts, hair loss, and mouth sores.
Found on http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?expand=S

Side Effect

Side Effect was an American disco and jazz-funk band, that recorded between 1972 and 1982. The group was formed by founder and leader Augie Johnson in Los Angeles, California in 1972. ==Career== Side Effect was formed by founder and leader Augie Johnson and members, Lomita Johnson, Jim Gilstrap, Gregory Matta and Louis Patton in May 1972. The grou...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Side_Effect

Side effect

[programming] Puchland was proposed for deletion. This page is an archive of the discussion about the proposed deletion. This page is no longer live. Further comments should be made on the article`s talk page rather than here so that this page is preserved as an historic record. The result of the debate was Puchland, a minor website with vi...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Side_effect_(programming)

Side effect

In medicine, a side effect is an effect, whether therapeutic or adverse, that is secondary to the one intended; although the term is predominantly employed to describe adverse effects, it can also apply to beneficial, but unintended, consequences of the use of a drug. Occasionally, drugs are prescribed or procedures performed specifically for thei...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Side_effect

Side effect

[computer science] In computer science, a function or expression is said to have a side effect if, in addition to returning a value, it also modifies some state or has an observable interaction with calling functions or the outside world. For example, a function might modify a global variable or static variable, modify one of its arguments,...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Side_effect_(computer_science)

SIDE EFFECT

see adverse reaction.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22225

Side Effect

An effect of a drug, chemical, or other medicine that is in addition to its intended effect, especially an effect that is harmful or unpleasant.
Found on http://www.ahrq.gov/patients-consumers/patient-involvement/ask-your-doctor/

Side effect

Unwanted effect of treatments.
Found on http://www.breastcancercare.org.uk/breast-cancer-information/glossary
No exact match found