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Side Effects

List tacrine side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with tacrine:

Common side effects of tacrine:

  • DiarrheaSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpSevere
  • Hepatitis caused by DrugsSevere
  • Loss of AppetiteSevere
  • Throwing UpSevere
  • UncoordinatedSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of tacrine:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • BurpingLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Excess UrinationLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Excessive Watery EyesLess Severe
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
  • Increased Production of SalivaLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • Rapid Deep BreathingLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe

Rare side effects of tacrine:

  • Aggressive BehaviorSevere
  • AsthmaSevere
  • Easily Angered or AnnoyedSevere
  • Fast HeartbeatSevere
  • FitSevere
  • Mental ImpairmentSevere
  • Mood ChangesSevere
  • NervousSevere
  • Parkinson SymptomsSevere
  • Urinary Tract BlockageSevere

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