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Table 3 Knowledge of adverse effects caused by antibiotics

From: Self-medication with antibiotics among non-medical university students of Karachi: a cross-sectional study

Symptoms Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Diarrhea/abdominal pain 99 23.1
Nausea/Vomiting 127 29.7
Allergic Reactions 166 38.8
Yellow eyes/skin 51 11.9
Tiredness/Dizziness 128 29.9
Headache 143 33.4
Fever 79 18.5
Kidney problems 64 15
Liver problems 47 11
Teeth discoloration 36 8.4
Muscle/joint pain 65 15.2
Numbness/tingling 35 8.2
Sleep problems 199 46.5