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Avandamet

Side Effects

List Avandamet side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Avandamet:

Common side effects of Avandamet:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Inadequate Vitamin B12Less Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Swelling of the AbdomenLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Avandamet:

  • High CholesterolSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • AnemiaLess Severe
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Fingernail and/or Toenail DiseaseLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe

Rare side effects of Avandamet:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • AnginaSevere
  • Broken BoneSevere
  • Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increased Blood Acidity due to High Levels of Lactic AcidSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Liver FailureSevere
  • Low Blood SugarSevere
  • Macular EdemaSevere
  • Megaloblastic AnemiaSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • Worsening of Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Stimulation of Ovarian FunctionLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe

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