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Side Effects

List reserpine side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with reserpine:

Common side effects of reserpine:

  • DizzySevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Stuffy NoseLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of reserpine:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseSevere
  • AnxiousSevere
  • Black Tarry StoolsSevere
  • Cannot Focus ThoughtsSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • DrowsinessSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Feeling WeakSevere
  • Head PainSevere
  • Inability to have an ErectionSevere
  • Low EnergySevere
  • NervousSevere
  • NightmaresSevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • Stomach CrampsSevere
  • Throwing Up BloodSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe

Rare side effects of reserpine:

  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Difficult or Painful UrinationSevere
  • Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergySevere
  • Involuntary QuiveringSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere

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