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ezetimibe

Side Effects

List ezetimibe side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with ezetimibe:

Common side effects of ezetimibe:

  • Head PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of ezetimibe:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
  • GallstonesSevere
  • BackacheLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Pain in Arms or LegsLess Severe
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • The FluLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe

Rare side effects of ezetimibe:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Inflammation of the GallbladderSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Muscle ProblemsSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe

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