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Zestril

Side Effects

List Zestril side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Zestril:

Common side effects of Zestril:

  • DizzySevere
  • Head PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Zestril:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • High Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • Joint PainSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • CrampsLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Inability to have an ErectionLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Zestril:

  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Acute Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Acute Liver FailureSevere
  • Blistering Skin DiseasesSevere
  • Blood Clot in LungSevere
  • Burning StomachSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Function of Bone MarrowSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Extreme Loss of Body WaterSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • GoutSevere
  • Head and Neck AngioedemaSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Intestinal AngioedemaSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Low Blood SugarSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone SecretionSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • UncoordinatedSevere
  • Vocal Cord SwellingSevere
  • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseLess Severe
  • ArthritisLess Severe
  • Benign Lymphocytoma of the SkinLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Feeling FaintLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • HallucinationLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Loss of MemoryLess Severe
  • Mood ChangesLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
  • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetLess Severe
  • PainLess Severe
  • Problems with EyesightLess Severe
  • Problems with SmellLess Severe
  • PsoriasisLess Severe
  • Redness of SkinLess Severe
  • Ringing in the EarsLess Severe
  • Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe
  • Sensitive to LightLess Severe
  • Stuffy NoseLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe

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