Telmisartan Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Backache
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Low Energy
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Skin Ulcer

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Rash
  • Throat Irritation
  • Urinary Tract Infection

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Electrical Signals
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Anemia
  • Angina
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Chest Pain
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Feeling Faint
  • Giant Hives
  • High Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Hives
  • Inflammation Of The Lining Of The Stomach And Intestines
  • Inflammation Of The Tendon
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Leg Pain When Walking; Absent At Rest
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Slow Heartbeat

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Cough
  • Cramps
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Frequent Urination
  • Gas
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Head Pain
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • High Amount Of Uric Acid In The Blood
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Indigestion
  • Migraine Headache
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nervous
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Numbness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pain
  • Redness Of Skin
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Visible Water Retention

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