Empagliflozin Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Yeast Infection Of The Vagina And Vulva
  • Urinary Tract Infection

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Common Cold
  • An Increased Need To Urinate Often
  • Candida Infection Of The Glans Penis
  • Excessive Thirst
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Levels Of Hemoglobin
  • Joint Pain
  • Nausea

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Complication Of Diabetes With High Blood Ketone Levels Called Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • A Metabolic Condition Where The Body Cannot Adequately Use Sugars Called Ketoacidosis
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • Dehydration
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis, A Condition Where Deep Tissues Die In The Area Of The Genitals To The Anus
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pyelonephritis, Infection And Inflammation Of The Kidney And Renal Pelvis
  • Urosepsis, A Bacterial Infection Originating From The Urinary Tract

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Decreased Blood Volume
  • Excess Urination
  • Fainting
  • Hives
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Orthostatic Hypotension, A Form Of Low Blood Pressure
  • Tightening Of Foreskin Of Penis Not Present At Birth
  • Urination During The Night

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