Fluvoxamine MALEATE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Sexual Function
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty Sleeping

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Muscle Tremors
  • Nausea
  • Nervousness
  • Problems With Ejaculation
  • Taste Impairment
  • Twitching

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Form Of Mania That Has A Lower Severity Of Symptoms
  • Agitation
  • Depression
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Fainting
  • Manic Behavior
  • Myoclonus, Quick And Involuntary Muscle Jerks
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • A Tooth Disease
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • An Abnormal Increase In Muscle Tone
  • An Increased Need To Urinate Often
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Chills
  • Excess Urination
  • Gas
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Hyperactive Behavior
  • Leg Cramps
  • Mood Changes
  • Muscle Pain
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • The Inability To Have An Erection
  • Vomiting
  • Weight Gain
  • Weight Loss
  • Yawning

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Condition With Muscle Tissue Breakdown Called Rhabdomyolysis
  • A Feeling Of Restlessness With Inability To Sit Still
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Type Of Abnormal Movement Disorder Called Dyskinesia
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Movement Disorder Called Parkinsonism
  • Abnormal Muscle Movements
  • An Extreme Sense Of Wellbeing Called Euphoria
  • Anemia
  • Bleeding
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Blocked Bowels With Decreased Peristaltic Movement
  • Bloody Urine
  • Blurred Vision
  • Bruising Under The Skin
  • Damage To The Liver And Inflammation
  • Extrapyramidal Disease, A Type Of Movement Disorder
  • Feelings Of Hostility
  • Fever
  • Hallucinations
  • Inflammation Of The Blood Vessels
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Lung Tissue Problems
  • Mental Status Changes
  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, A Reaction Characterized By Fever, Muscle Rigidity And Confusion
  • Pancreatitis
  • Porphyria
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Rapid Ventricular Heartbeat
  • Secondary Angle-Closure Glaucoma, A Type Of Eye Disorder
  • Seizures
  • Serotonin Syndrome, A Type Of Disorder With High Serotonin Levels
  • Slowing Of The Electrical Conduction System Of The Heart
  • Suicidal Behavior
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Thoughts Of Hurting Or Killing Others
  • Torsades De Pointes, A Type Of Abnormal Heart Rhythm

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Problem With Menstrual Periods
  • A Spasm Of The Larynx
  • A Type Of Speech Disorder Called Dysarthria
  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Abnormally Long Or Heavy Periods
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • An Inability To Completely Empty The Bladder
  • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual Period
  • Dilated Pupils
  • Drug Or Chemical-Induced Sensitivity To Sunlight
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Hives
  • Nosebleed
  • Orgasm Problems
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On Skin

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