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Side Effects

List dapagliflozin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with dapagliflozin:

Common side effects of dapagliflozin:

  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe
  • Yeast Infection of Vagina and VulvaLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of dapagliflozin:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
  • Candida Infection of the Glans PenisLess Severe
  • Decreased Blood VolumeLess Severe
  • Difficult or Painful UrinationLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Frequent UrinationLess Severe
  • Genital ItchingLess Severe
  • High CholesterolLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Infection of Genitals or Urinary TractLess Severe
  • The FluLess Severe

Rare side effects of dapagliflozin:

  • Broken BoneSevere
  • Cancer of the BladderSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • HivesLess Severe

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