Nisoldipine Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Head Pain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Chest Pain
  • Rash
  • Worsening Angina Pectoris

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Throat Irritation
  • Widening Of Blood Vessels

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Tightness
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Combined Inflammation Of Cornea And Conjunctiva Of The Eye
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Detachment Of The Retina Of The Eye
  • Diabetes
  • Discolored Spots And Small Elevations Of The Skin
  • Enlarged Liver
  • Escape Of Fluid Into The Lungs
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • First Degree Atrioventricular Heart Block
  • Giant Hives
  • Heart Attack
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Increased Pressure In Eyes
  • Inflammation Of The Large Intestine
  • Lack Of Blood Supply To The Brain
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Muscle Inflammation
  • Overgrowth Of Gums Onto Teeth
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Stroke
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Thyroid Gland Inflammation
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventricular Premature Beats

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acne
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Bacterial Infection Of Middle Ear
  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual Period
  • Bloody Urine
  • Burning Stomach
  • Canker Sore
  • Chills
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Confused
  • Cough
  • Decreased Tone Or Tension In A Part Of The Body
  • Depression
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Skin
  • Earache
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excessive Watery Eyes
  • Eye Itching
  • Feeling Faint
  • Fever
  • Floater
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Frequent Urination
  • Gas
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Hemorrhage Of Blood Under The Skin
  • Hives
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Increased Hunger
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Tendon
  • Inflammation Of The Eyelid
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Inflammation Of The Voice Box
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leg Cramps
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Loss Of Memory
  • Muscle Pain
  • Nervous
  • Nosebleed
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Numbness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Tongue
  • Pink Eye
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Shaking Extremities
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Inflammation
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On The Skin
  • Taste Problems
  • Uncoordinated
  • Urination During The Night
  • Weight Gain
  • Weight Loss

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