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Table 3 Most common self-reported adverse drug reactions of antiretroviral therapy, ART clinic, Gondar University Hospital, June 2012

From: Self-reported adverse drug reactions and their influence on highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV infected patients: a cross sectional study

Self-reported adverse drug reactions n (%)*, N = 384
Nausea 217 (56.5)
Headache 211 (54.9)
Fever 157 (40.9)
Vomiting 147 (38.3)
Lethargy/fatigue 131(34.1)
Loss of appetite 130 (34)
Insomnia 102 (26.6)
Depression/stress 99 (25.8)
Skin rash 85 (22.1)
Night mare 72 (18.8)
Diarrhea 41 (10.7)
Oral ulceration/dry mouth 35 (9.1)
Anxiety 23 (6.3)
Others** 10 (2.6)
  1. *number of frequency and percent proportions, total number of participants (N = 384).
  2. **includes tingling in hands or feet, anemia.