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metoclopramide injection

Side Effects

List metoclopramide injection side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with metoclopramide injection:

Common side effects of metoclopramide injection:

  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of metoclopramide injection:

  • Breast TendernessLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe

Rare side effects of metoclopramide injection:

  • A Feeling of Restlessness with Inability to Sit StillSevere
  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Abnormal Movements of Face Muscles and TongueSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Atrioventricular Heart BlockSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Extrapyramidal ReactionSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • Feeling RestlessSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Having a Rapid Heart Action - Supraventricular TachycardiaSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • MethemoglobinemiaSevere
  • Neuroleptic Malignant SyndromeSevere
  • Panic DisorderSevere
  • Parkinson SymptomsSevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Absence of Menstrual PeriodsLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • Discharge of Milk in Men or Women when Not BreastfeedingLess Severe
  • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Frequent UrinationLess Severe
  • HivesLess Severe
  • Inability to have an ErectionLess Severe
  • Increased Levels of Prolactin in the BloodLess Severe
  • Irregular PeriodsLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Water RetentionLess Severe

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