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Side Effects

List aripiprazole side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with aripiprazole:

Common side effects of aripiprazole:

  • A Feeling of Restlessness with Inability to Sit StillSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • High Amount of Triglyceride in the BloodLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Increased HungerLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of aripiprazole:

  • Abnormal Movements of Face Muscles and TongueSevere
  • Extrapyramidal ReactionSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • High Amount of Fats in the BloodLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • PainLess Severe
  • Painful PeriodsLess Severe
  • Stuffy NoseLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • ToothacheLess Severe

Rare side effects of aripiprazole:

  • A Spasm of the LarynxSevere
  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
  • Atrioventricular Heart BlockSevere
  • Cannot Empty BladderSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • DiabetesSevere
  • Diabetic KetoacidosisSevere
  • Difficulty SwallowingSevere
  • Enlarged Fatty LiverSevere
  • Enlarged LiverSevere
  • Enlarged SpleenSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsSevere
  • GallstonesSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Having Thoughts of SuicideSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • High Blood SugarSevere
  • Increase in the Product of Metabolism Found in MuscleSevere
  • Infection of Lung from Inhaling Stomach ContentsSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Liver FailureSevere
  • Low Blood SugarSevere
  • Neuroleptic Malignant SyndromeSevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • Parkinson SymptomsSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Problems with Food Passing Through the EsophagusSevere
  • Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKGSevere
  • Rapid Ventricular HeartbeatSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • SunstrokeSevere
  • Thoughts of Hurting or Killing OthersSevere
  • Accumulation of Fluid in the Tissues of the EyelidLess Severe
  • Blurred VisionLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • Excessive HairinessLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Increased Production of SalivaLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • MyoclonusLess Severe
  • Problems with Bladder ControlLess Severe
  • Sensitive to LightLess Severe
  • SluggishnessLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Trouble BreathingLess Severe
  • UncoordinatedLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, expect as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

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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