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Xyrem

Side Effects

List Xyrem side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Xyrem:

Common side effects of Xyrem:

  • DepressionSevere
  • Problems with Bladder ControlSevere
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Xyrem:

  • Abnormal Nervous System Function Affecting Mental AlertnessSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Disturbance of AttentionLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Muscle SpasmLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • PainLess Severe
  • SleepwalkingLess Severe
  • Upper Abdominal PainLess Severe

Rare side effects of Xyrem:

  • ComaSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • ParanoiaSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Significant Decrease in Lung FunctionSevere
  • Blurred VisionLess Severe
  • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • HangoverLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Loss of MemoryLess Severe
  • NumbnessLess Severe
  • Panic DisorderLess Severe
  • UnwarenessLess Severe
  • Water RetentionLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe

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