Are there side effects with barium sulfate?

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Yes, barium sulfate can have some side effects such as stomach cramps, nausea or constipation. You can also experience diarrhea or vomiting. If you feel weak or notice that your skin is pale or sweaty, let your doctor know about these symptoms. If you have any concerns or issues when taking barium sulfate or if symptoms such as these don't go away, be sure you talk to your doctor.

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