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Constipation and headaches are the most commonly reported side effects of Sancuso. In most cases, side effects are minor and are usually easy to treat. However, Sancuso can also cause serious side effects that may require immediate medical care. Notify your healthcare provider right away if you develop serious side effects, such as chest pain, fainting, or signs of an allergic reaction.

An Introduction to Sancuso Side Effects

Just like any medicine, Sancuso® (granisetron transdermal) can cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the medication will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are easily treated by you or your healthcare provider.
 
(This article covers many, but not all, of the possible side effects with Sancuso. Your healthcare provider can discuss a more complete list of Sancuso side effects with you.)
 

Common Side Effects of Sancuso

Sancuso has been studied thoroughly in clinical trials. In these studies, the side effects that occurred in a group of people taking the drug were documented and then compared to the side effects that occurred in another group of people taking a similar medication (in this case, an oral version of the same medication in Sancuso). As a result, it was possible to see what side effects occurred, how often they appeared, and how they differed between the two groups.
 
In these studies, the most common Sancuso side effects included:
 
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