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What should I know about drug side effects?

Cheryl Taylor
Oncology Nursing
It is important to know about drug side effects, so you can know what to look for when taking a new drug. When prescribed a new drug from the pharmacy please look at the most common side effects and be prepared that they may or may not happen to you. It is also important when taking a new drug to know your body and trust your instinct. There are more rare side effects or even allergies that can occur.

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