Side effects of mercaptopurine are common and may include:
- Nausea or vomiting.
- Loss of appetite.
- Mouth sores.
- Changes in the way things taste.
- Changes in liver function.
- Rash, which may itch.
See Drug Reference for a full list of side effects. (Drug Reference is not available in all systems.)
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: December 17, 2010|
|Medical Review:||Reference Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Brian Leber, MDCM, FRCPC - Hematology
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