Protriptyline HCL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Sexual Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Heartburn

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormal Recording Of The Electrical Activity Of The Brain
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cannot Empty Bladder
  • Confused
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Function Of Bone Marrow
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Discharge Of Milk In Men Or Women When Not Breastfeeding
  • Disturbance In The Ability Of The Eye To Focus
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Extrapyramidal Reaction
  • Hair Loss
  • Hallucination
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Block
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Increased Pressure In The Eye
  • Itching
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Mild Degree Of Mania
  • Nervous
  • Panic Disorder
  • Paralysis Of The Intestines
  • Rash
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Secondary Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Seizures
  • Shaking Extremities
  • Stroke
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin
  • Swelling Of The Testicles
  • Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Agitation
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Constipation
  • Delusions
  • Diarrhea
  • Dilated Pupil
  • Discolored Tongue
  • Dizzy
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Frequent Urination
  • Head Pain
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Hives
  • Inflammation Of The Parotid Gland
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Low Energy
  • Nightmares
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On The Skin
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Taste Problems
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throwing Up
  • Uncoordinated
  • Urination During The Night
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Weight Gain
  • Weight Loss

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