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pimozide

Side Effects

List pimozide side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with pimozide:

Common side effects of pimozide:

  • A Feeling of Restlessness with Inability to Sit StillSevere
  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Extrapyramidal ReactionSevere
  • Heart Ventricle Rhythm ProblemSevere
  • Mood ChangesSevere
  • Neuroleptic Malignant SyndromeSevere
  • Parkinson SymptomsSevere
  • Problem BehaviorSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureLess Severe
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
  • Blurred VisionLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Increased Production of SalivaLess Severe
  • Inducing of a Relaxed Easy StateLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Problems with EyesightLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of pimozide:

  • Abnormal Movements of Face Muscles and TongueSevere
  • Hyperactive BehaviorSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Discharge of Milk in Men or Women when Not BreastfeedingLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • Inability to have an ErectionLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • Sexual ProblemsLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe

Rare side effects of pimozide:

  • CataractsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKGSevere
  • Breast TendernessLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Fluid Accumulation Around the EyeLess Severe
  • Frequent UrinationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

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