CABERGOLINE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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    • constipation
    • dizziness
    • headache
    • nausea

    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • orthostatic hypotension, a form of low blood pressure
    • sensation of spinning or whirling

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

    • depression
    • a sore throat
    • a stuffy and runny nose
    • a toothache
    • dry mouth
    • indigestion
    • breast pain
    • joint pain
    • muscle pain
    • drowsiness
    • difficulty concentrating
    • low energy
    • temporary redness of face and neck
    • vomiting
    • nervousness
    • a feeling of pins and needles on skin
    • generalized weakness
    • intense abdominal pain

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • mental problems from taking the drug
    • fluid accumulation around the eye
    • constrictive pericarditis, or constrictive inflammation of the sac surrounding the heart
    • heart failure
    • low blood pressure
    • escape of fluid into the lungs
    • a condition where there is formation of fibrous tissue in the lung called pulmonary fibrosis
    • retroperitoneal fibrosis
    • decreased kidney function
    • fainting
    • fluid retention in the legs, feet, arms or hands
    • decreased appetite
    • thickening of the lining of the lung
    • excess fibrous tissue around covering of heart
    • fibrotic drug-induced heart valve disease

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

    • confusion
    • aggressive behavior
    • a change in vision
    • pain with menstruation
    • itching
    • hair loss
    • acne
    • hallucinations
    • difficulty sleeping
    • flu-like symptoms
    • a type of abnormal movement disorder called dyskinesia
    • puffy face from water retention
    • nosebleed
    • heart throbbing or pounding
    • gas
    • diarrhea
    • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise
    • an inability to control impulsive behavior
    • an increased interest in having sexual intercourse

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