METOCLOPRAMIDE HCL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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    • drowsiness
    • low energy
    • diarrhea

    INFREQUENT side effects

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      • enlarged breasts
      • breast pain
      • dizziness
      • headache

      RARE side effects

      If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

      • porphyria
      • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
      • low levels of white blood cells
      • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
      • methemoglobinemia, a type of blood disorder
      • panic disorder
      • suicidal behavior
      • suicidal thoughts
      • agitation
      • a type of movement disorder called parkinsonism
      • tardive dyskinesia, a disorder characterized by involuntary movements of the face, mouth and tongue
      • extrapyramidal disease, a type of movement disorder
      • neuroleptic malignant syndrome, a reaction characterized by fever, muscle rigidity and confusion
      • high blood pressure
      • atrioventricular block, a type of slow heart rhythm disorder
      • supraventricular tachycardia
      • slow heartbeat
      • chronic heart failure
      • low blood pressure
      • vocal cord swelling
      • bronchospasm
      • seizures
      • a feeling of restlessness with inability to sit still
      • abnormal liver function tests
      • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
      • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
      • abnormal muscle movements
      • fast heartbeat
      • painful and involuntary movement of the eyes called oculogyric crisis

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

      • a high prolactin level
      • confusion
      • depression
      • a change in vision
      • the inability to have an erection
      • absence of menstrual periods
      • irregular periods
      • hives
      • difficulty sleeping
      • a skin rash
      • nausea
      • involuntary leakage of urine
      • an increased need to urinate often
      • irritability

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