Translation of "side effect" - English-Spanish dictionary

side effect

noun uk us

A an unpleasant effect of a drug that happens in addition to the main effect

efecto secundario
Does this drug have any side effects?

an unexpected result of a situation

consecuencia indirecta
A side effect of the new law is that fewer people will take out insurance.

(Translation of “side effect” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)