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Side Effects

List ropinirole side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with ropinirole:

Common side effects of ropinirole:

  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • DizzySevere
  • DrowsinessSevere
  • FallingSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Feeling WeakSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Infection caused by a VirusSevere
  • Throwing UpSevere
  • Voluntary Movement DifficultySevere
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of ropinirole:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • BronchitisSevere
  • Cannot Focus ThoughtsSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Double VisionSevere
  • Dry EyeSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Joint PainSevere
  • Loss of MemorySevere
  • Numbness and TinglingSevere
  • PainSevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • Stomach CrampsSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Urinary Tract InfectionSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Inability to have an ErectionLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • NightmaresLess Severe
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe
  • YawningLess Severe

Rare side effects of ropinirole:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • AnxiousSevere
  • CrampsSevere
  • Difficulty SwallowingSevere
  • Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
  • Heart Valve DiseaseSevere
  • Inadequate Blood Flow in the ExtremitiesSevere
  • Inflammation of the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
  • NervousSevere
  • Problems with Bladder ControlSevere
  • Retroperitoneal FibrosisSevere
  • Ringing in the EarsSevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • Sudden Onset of SleepSevere
  • Thickening of the Lining of the LungSevere
  • White Blood Cells in Urine in Response to InfectionSevere
  • X-Ray Results showing Lung Tissue ChangesSevere
  • Aggressive BehaviorLess Severe
  • ArthritisLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DeliriumLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • Habit and Impulse ProblemLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealityLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • NumbnessLess Severe
  • ParanoiaLess Severe
  • Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe

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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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