FETZIMA Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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    • high blood pressure
    • dry mouth
    • constipation
    • difficulty sleeping
    • headache
    • heart throbbing or pounding
    • nausea
    • fast heartbeat

    INFREQUENT side effects

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      • problems with ejaculation
      • a migraine headache
      • blurred vision
      • chills
      • muscle tremors
      • decreased appetite
      • weight loss
      • vomiting
      • difficult or painful urination
      • intense abdominal pain
      • pain in the testicles
      • a delay when starting to urinate

      RARE side effects

      If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

      • a disorder with excess antidiuretic hormone called syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone
      • low amount of sodium in the blood
      • decreased blood platelets
      • low levels of white blood cells
      • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
      • manic behavior
      • panic disorder
      • suicidal thoughts
      • thoughts of hurting or killing others
      • a type of movement disorder called parkinsonism
      • myoclonus, quick and involuntary muscle jerks
      • extrapyramidal disease, a type of movement disorder
      • serotonin syndrome, a type of disorder with high serotonin levels
      • extremely high blood pressure
      • angina, a type of chest pain
      • supraventricular tachycardia
      • ventricular premature beats
      • bleeding
      • bruising under the skin
      • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
      • acute inflammation of the pancreas
      • acute kidney failure
      • inflammation of the bladder
      • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
      • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
      • a condition with muscle tissue breakdown called rhabdomyolysis
      • hallucinations
      • seizures
      • loss of muscle coordination
      • fluid retention in the legs, feet, arms or hands
      • abnormal liver function tests
      • exaggerated deep reflexes
      • secondary angle-closure glaucoma, a type of eye disorder
      • supraventricular premature beats
      • inflammation of prostate gland
      • takotsubo cardiomyopathy

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

      • a high prolactin level
      • high cholesterol
      • altered interest in having sexual intercourse
      • grinding of the teeth
      • dry eye
      • dilated pupils
      • gastroesophageal reflux disease
      • indigestion
      • urinary tract infection
      • the inability to have an erection
      • breastmilk production not associated with childbirth or nursing
      • itching
      • dry skin
      • drowsiness
      • fainting
      • fever
      • low energy
      • taste impairment
      • excessive thirst
      • nosebleed
      • yawning
      • gas
      • diarrhea
      • an inability to completely empty the bladder
      • an increased need to urinate often
      • abdominal bloating
      • elevation of proteins in the urine
      • a feeling of pins and needles on skin
      • irritability
      • night sweats

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