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olmesartan

Side Effects

List olmesartan side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with olmesartan:

Common side effects of olmesartan:

  • DizzyLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of olmesartan:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • BronchitisLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • High Amount of Triglyceride in the BloodLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe

Rare side effects of olmesartan:

  • Acute Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Diarrhea Due to Intestinal MalabsorptionSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • High Amount of Fats in the BloodSevere
  • High Amount of Uric Acid in the BloodSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • ArthritisLess Severe
  • Chest PainLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • High Amount of Potassium in the BloodLess Severe
  • High CholesterolLess Severe
  • HivesLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Puffy Face from Water RetentionLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

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