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Side Effects

List Indocin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Indocin:

Common side effects of Indocin:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Severe HeadacheSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Upper Abdominal PainLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Indocin:

  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • HemorrhageSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Ringing in the EarsSevere
  • Stomach or Intestinal UlcerSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Indocin:

  • A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or IntestineSevere
  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Blood coming from AnusSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • Blurred VisionSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Decrease in the Ability of Platelet Cells to ClotSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Function of Bone MarrowSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Deposits on the EyeSevere
  • Difficulty SpeakingSevere
  • Double VisionSevere
  • Elevation of Proteins in the UrineSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Hearing ProblemSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • Hemorrhage of Blood Under the SkinSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • High Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergySevere
  • Inflammation of the EsophagusSevere
  • Inflammation of the Large IntestineSevere
  • Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesSevere
  • Inflammation of the RectumSevere
  • Interstitial NephritisSevere
  • Kidney DamageSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Low Blood Counts due to Bone Marrow FailureSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • Nephrotic SyndromeSevere
  • NosebleedSevere
  • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Renal Papillary NecrosisSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Blood Clotting ProblemSevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Stomach UlcerSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Swelling of the AbdomenSevere
  • Throwing Up BloodSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Ulcer from Stomach AcidSevere
  • Ulcers of EsophagusSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Black Tarry StoolsLess Severe
  • Breast TendernessLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • High Blood SugarLess Severe
  • Involuntary Muscle MovementsLess Severe
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots on the SkinLess Severe
  • The Presence of Sugar in the UrineLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe

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