DAYTRANA Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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    • dizziness
    • difficulty sleeping
    • decreased appetite
    • weight loss
    • heart throbbing or pounding
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • intense abdominal pain

    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • mood changes
    • low blood pressure
    • a type of abnormal movement disorder called dyskinesia
    • fast heartbeat

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • chronic muscle twitches or movements
    • throat irritation
    • stuffy nose
    • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
    • drowsiness
    • skin irritation
    • headache
    • a reaction at the site of administration
    • involuntary muscle movements

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • anemia
    • low platelet count and bleeding from immune response
    • low levels of white blood cells
    • mental problems from taking the drug
    • manic behavior
    • suicidal thoughts
    • depression
    • neuroleptic malignant syndrome, a reaction characterized by fever, muscle rigidity and confusion
    • angina, a type of chest pain
    • abnormal heart rhythm
    • inflammation of blood vessels in the brain or spinal cord
    • liver damage
    • priapism, a prolonged erection of the penis
    • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
    • skin rash with sloughing
    • hives
    • a shallow ulcer on the skin
    • a condition with muscle tissue breakdown called rhabdomyolysis
    • hallucinations
    • seizures
    • abnormal liver function tests
    • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
    • chemical leukoderma

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • altered interest in having sexual intercourse
    • feelings of hostility
    • disturbance in the ability of the eye to focus
    • dilated pupils
    • Raynaud's phenomenon, a condition where blood vessels constrict too much with coldness or stress
    • constriction of blood vessels of the extremities
    • contact dermatitis, a type of skin rash that occurs from contact with an offending substance
    • a type of skin condition with redness and itching called eczema
    • decreased pigmentation of the skin
    • low energy
    • nervousness
    • low energy and weakness
    • irritability

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