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Related to arthralgia: myalgia


Neuralgic pain in a joint or joints.

ar·thral′gic (-jĭk) adj.


(Pathology) pathol pain in a joint
arˈthralgic adj


(ɑrˈθræl dʒə)

pain in a joint.
ar•thral′gic, adj.


, arthritis - Arthralgia is pain in a joint, from Greek arthron, "joint," which also gives us the word arthritis.
See also related terms for joint.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arthralgia - pain in a joint or jointsarthralgia - pain in a joint or joints    
hurting, pain - a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder; "the patient developed severe pain and distension"
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The most commonly reported side effects of Rozlytrek include fatigue, constipation, dysgeusia, edema, dizziness, diarrhea, nausea, dysesthesia, dyspnea, myalgia, cognitive impairment, weight gain, cough, vomiting, fever, arthralgia, and vision disorders.
The results also showed lower incidence of alopecia, arthralgia and myalgia in the Oral Paclitaxel group.
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The most frequently reported adverse reactions were upper respiratory infection, nasopharyngitis, diarrhea, back pain, dizziness, influenza, arthralgia, pharyngitis, and contusion.
Of the 10 Zika virus-infected patients, 9 were symptomatic and 1 (a Zika virus-positive household contact) was asymptomatic at enrollment but subsequently reported muscular weakness and irritability on day 5 and arthralgia on day 7 after Zika virus identification.
The most common adverse events in treated patients included diarrhea, pruritus, nausea, arthralgia, cough, rash, influenzalike illness, weight loss, and hyperthyroidism.
The term chikungunya is derived from a Kimakonde (central Bantu) word meaning "that which bends up" because of the arthralgia caused by the disease.
The most common side effects associated with vigabatrin tablets include dizziness, fatigue, sleepiness (somnolence), involuntary eye movement (nystagmus), tremor, blurred vision, memory impairment, weight gain, joint pain (arthralgia), upper respiratory tract infection, aggression, double vision (diplopia), abnormal coordination and a confused state.
They are often positive for anticentromere antibody.2 Patients with diffuse cutaneous systemic sclerosis have short duration of Raynaud's phenomenon preceding onset of cutaneous features, fatigue, arthralgia, gastrointestinal manifestations, pulmonary fibrosis, cardiac involvement and renal crisis.
It causes chikungunya fever (CHIKF), an illness characterized by the sudden onset of fever and severe arthralgia known to cause chronic morbidity.
The most common TRAEs (any grade) >=30% were decreased appetite, fatigue, hypothyroidism, diarrhea, proteinuria, arthralgia and hypertension.
The taxane docetaxel (DTX) can cause oedema, nausea, vomiting, and gastrointestinal symptoms, while paclitaxel (PTX) is associated with peripheral neuropathy, arthralgia, and myalgia.