NEUPRO Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • difficulty sleeping

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

  • erythema or skin redness
  • itching
  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • skin irritation
  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • a reaction at the site of administration

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • high blood pressure
  • orthostatic hypotension, a form of low blood pressure
  • low blood pressure
  • hallucinations
  • fainting
  • fast heartbeat

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

  • dry mouth
  • indigestion
  • muscle pain
  • excessive sweating
  • a skin rash
  • fluid retention in the legs, feet, arms or hands
  • decreased appetite
  • weight gain
  • weight loss

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • large purple or brown skin blotches
  • mental problems from taking the drug
  • heart failure
  • an abnormal increase in muscle tone
  • a type of abnormal movement disorder called dyskinesia
  • a sudden onset of sleep
  • dropped head syndrome

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

  • confusion
  • constipation
  • backache
  • involuntary leakage of urine
  • a feeling of pins and needles on skin

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