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Side effects

Effects of a proposed project on other parts of the firm.

Side Effects

The effect a company's activity has on other activities in the company. For example, if an investment performs poorly, it may have the side effect of depriving other departments of funds needed for their own operations.
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Schwartz added, "The currently marketed insulin sensitizers, while very effective, are unfortunately associated with a few notable side-effects, such as weight gain, which bothers the patients the most, and edema that can precipitate congestive heart failure, which is of most concern to us physicians.
Tamoxifen taken orally has significant side-effects however, as it is recognized as both an agonist and antagonist by the body.
Gottfried Lemperle, inventor of Artefill and chief scientific officer of San Diego-based Artes Medical, clarified how any unlikely side-effects from the only permanent wrinkle filler to go through U.