Anafranil Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Myoclonus, Quick And Involuntary Muscle Jerks

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Change In Vision
  • Constipation
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Head Pain
  • Increased Hunger
  • Indigestion
  • Low Energy
  • Nausea
  • Taste Impairment
  • The Inability To Have An Erection
  • Weight Gain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormal Sexual Function
  • Confusion
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Hallucinations
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Muscle Tremors
  • Nervousness
  • Slow Heartbeat

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Anxious Feelings
  • Diarrhea
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Gas
  • Heartburn
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Irregular Periods
  • Memory Loss
  • Muscle Pain
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Orthostatic Hypotension, A Form Of Low Blood Pressure
  • Problems Thinking Clearly
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throat Irritation
  • Vomiting

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Condition With Low Thyroid Hormone Levels
  • A Form Of Mania That Has A Lower Severity Of Symptoms
  • A Skin Rash
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder With A Decrease In All Types Of Blood Cells Called Pancytopenia
  • A Type Of Significant Allergic Skin Reaction Called DRESS Syndrome
  • Abnormal Heart Electrical Signals
  • An Ovarian Cyst
  • Anemia
  • Breastmilk Production Not Associated With Childbirth Or Nursing
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Delusions
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Hair Loss
  • Increased Sensitivity Of The Skin To The Sun
  • Inflammation Of The Epididymis Of The Testicles
  • Inflammation Of The Skin Due To An Allergy
  • Itching
  • Kidney Stones
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Manic Behavior
  • Mental Problems From Taking The Drug
  • Paralysis Of The Intestines
  • Paranoia
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Secondary Angle-Closure Glaucoma, A Type Of Eye Disorder
  • Seizures
  • Serotonin Syndrome, A Type Of Disorder With High Serotonin Levels
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Throat Swelling
  • Very Low Levels Of Granulocytes, A Type Of White Blood Cell

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Disorder Of The Prostate Gland
  • Abnormally Long Or Heavy Periods
  • An Increased Need To Urinate Often
  • Dilated Pupils
  • Dry Eye
  • Excess Urination
  • Fever
  • Inflammation Of The Tissue Lining The Sinuses
  • Involuntary Leakage Of Urine
  • Pain With Menstruation

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, except as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.