Hydromorphone HCL-D5W Patient Controlled Analgesia Syringe Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Itching

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Constipation
  • Dizzy
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Unhappy Or Unwell
  • Feeling Weak
  • Head Pain
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Mood Changes
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Spasm Of The Larynx
  • Blocked Bowels With Decreased Peristaltic Movement
  • Collapsed Portion Of Lung
  • Confused
  • Decreased Lung Function
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Involuntary Muscle Movements
  • Slow Heartbeat

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Blurred Vision
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Decreased Pupil Size
  • Double Vision
  • Feeling Faint
  • Inducing Of A Relaxed Easy State
  • Nervous
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Spasm Of A Bile Duct Tract
  • Trouble Breathing

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Adrenal Gland Problems
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing
  • Bronchospasm
  • Decreased Function Of The Adrenal Gland
  • Decreased Motility Function Of Stomach Or Intestines
  • Decreased Oxygen In The Tissues Or Blood
  • Deficiency Of A Substance That Promotes Masculinization
  • Depression
  • Disorder Of The Brain
  • Dyskinesia
  • Extra Heartbeat
  • Extreme Loss Of Body Water
  • Giant Hives
  • Hallucination
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • High Amount Of Uric Acid In The Blood
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Pressure Within The Skull
  • Hives
  • Inadequate Gonadotropin Secretion Causing Hypogonadism
  • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An Allergy
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Myoclonus
  • Rapid Deep Breathing
  • Rash
  • Seizures
  • Severely Low Blood Pressure
  • Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Agitation
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Burping
  • Cannot Empty Bladder
  • Chills
  • Cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Dry Eye
  • Dysarthria
  • Exaggerated Deep Reflexes
  • Extreme Sense Of Well Being
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Frequent Urination
  • Gas
  • Hangover
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Increased Hunger
  • Inflammation Of The Lining Of The Stomach And Intestines
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Involuntary Eye Movement
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Stiffness
  • Numbness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Paranoia
  • Problems Getting Pregnant
  • Redness Of Skin
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Sexual Problems
  • Shaking Extremities
  • Sluggishness
  • Sneezing
  • Swelling Inside The Mouth
  • Swelling Of The Abdomen
  • Taste Problems
  • Uncoordinated
  • Weight Loss

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