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Side Effects

List nefazodone side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with nefazodone:

Common side effects of nefazodone:

  • Abnormal Manner of WalkingSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Blind Spot in the EyeSevere
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingSevere
  • Blurred VisionSevere
  • Disturbance in the Ability of the Eye to FocusSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Persistence of an Image Visually When it is No Longer SeenSevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Ringing in the EarsSevere
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Increased HungerLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Loss of MemoryLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of nefazodone:

  • BronchitisSevere
  • Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesSevere
  • Pain in the EyeSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • UncoordinatedSevere
  • Breast TendernessLess Severe
  • Excessive ThirstLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe

Rare side effects of nefazodone:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Abnormally Long or Heavy PeriodsSevere
  • Absence of Menstrual PeriodsSevere
  • Acute Liver FailureSevere
  • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • AnginaSevere
  • ArthritisSevere
  • AsthmaSevere
  • Behaving with Excessive Cheerfulness and ActivitySevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
  • Blood coming from AnusSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • Canker SoreSevere
  • Combined Inflammation of Cornea and Conjunctiva of the EyeSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Difficulty SpeakingSevere
  • Dilated PupilSevere
  • Double VisionSevere
  • Dry EyeSevere
  • EaracheSevere
  • Excess UrinationSevere
  • False Sense of Well-BeingSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • GoutSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • Hemorrhage of Blood Under the SkinSevere
  • Hepatitis caused by DrugsSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Inability to have an ErectionSevere
  • Inflammation of the BladderSevere
  • Inflammation of the Covering of the TendonSevere
  • Inflammation of the Sac Surrounding the Joint - BursitisSevere
  • Kidney StoneSevere
  • Loss of One's Own Sense of Reality or IdentitySevere
  • Mental ImpairmentSevere
  • Mild Degree of ManiaSevere
  • Muscle StiffnessSevere
  • Nerve PainSevere
  • ParanoiaSevere
  • Pink EyeSevere
  • Problem with PeriodsSevere
  • Problems with Bladder ControlSevere
  • Puffy Face from Water RetentionSevere
  • Sensitive to LightSevere
  • Sexual ProblemsSevere
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinSevere
  • Swollen Lymph NodesSevere
  • TwitchingSevere
  • Abnormally Acute Hearing or Painful Sensitivity to SoundLess Severe

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, expect as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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