PROTONIX Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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

    • joint pain
    • dizziness
    • headache
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • gas
    • diarrhea
    • intense abdominal pain

    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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

      • a common cold
      • a skin rash
      • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise

      RARE side effects

      If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

      • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria
      • low amount of sodium in the blood
      • a type of blood disorder with a decrease in all types of blood cells called pancytopenia
      • decreased blood platelets
      • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
      • low levels of white blood cells
      • depression
      • liver failure
      • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
      • a type of kidney inflammation called interstitial nephritis
      • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
      • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called toxic epidermal necrolysis
      • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
      • subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus
      • systemic lupus erythematosus, an autoimmune disease
      • a condition with muscle tissue breakdown called rhabdomyolysis
      • visible water retention
      • puffy face from water retention
      • abnormal liver function tests
      • a broken bone
      • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
      • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
      • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
      • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice

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

      • confusion
      • a stuffy and runny nose
      • dry mouth
      • constipation
      • increased sensitivity of the skin to the sun
      • itching
      • hives
      • muscle pain
      • drowsiness
      • hallucinations
      • sensation of spinning or whirling
      • difficulty sleeping
      • low energy
      • taste impairment
      • generalized weakness
      • a loss of taste

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