Ziprasidone Hcl Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Rash

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Feeling Of Restlessness With Inability To Sit Still
  • Constipation
  • Dizzy
  • Drowsiness
  • Extrapyramidal Reaction
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Weak
  • Head Pain
  • Increased Production Of Saliva
  • Weight Gain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Chest Pain
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Increase In Muscle Tone
  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing
  • Cough
  • Diarrhea
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Fat In The Blood
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Itching
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Muscle Pain
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Shaking Extremities

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Spasm Of The Larynx
  • Abnormal Movements Of Face, Muscles, And Tongue
  • Anemia
  • Angina
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrioventricular Heart Block
  • Blood Coming From Anus
  • Bundle Branch Block
  • Cataracts
  • Continued Painful Erection
  • Coughing Up Blood
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Diabetes
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • DRESS Syndrome
  • Enlarged Fatty Liver
  • Falling
  • Feeling Anger Toward Something
  • Feeling Faint
  • First Degree Atrioventricular Heart Block
  • Giant Hives
  • Hepatitis
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impacted Stool
  • Increase In The Number Of Platelets In The Blood
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Increased Prolactin In The Blood
  • Inflammation In Lungs Caused By Allergic Reaction
  • Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Tendon
  • Inflammation Of The Middle Tissue Heart Muscle
  • Irregular Involuntary Spasms Of Limbs Or Facial Muscles
  • Kidney Inflammation
  • Low Amount Of Magnesium In The Blood
  • Lung Embolism
  • Muscle Problems
  • Myoclonus
  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
  • Overactive Thyroid Gland
  • Problems With Food Passing Through The Esophagus
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Seizures
  • Serotonin Syndrome - Adverse Drug Interaction
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Slow Heartbeat
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Swollen Tongue
  • Temporarily Stops Breathing While Sleeping
  • Throwing Up Blood
  • Thyroid Gland Inflammation
  • Very Rapid Heartbeat - Torsades De Pointes
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Bile Flow Problems
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Absence Of Menstrual Periods
  • Agitation
  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual Period
  • Blood Clot In Vein
  • Cannot Empty Bladder
  • Chills
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Combined Inflammation Of Cornea And Conjunctiva Of The Eye
  • Confused
  • Delirium
  • Depression
  • Discharge Of Milk In Men Or Women When Not Breastfeeding
  • Discolored Spots And Small Elevations Of The Skin
  • Double Vision
  • Dry Eye
  • Dysarthria
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Fever
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Hemorrhage From The Gums
  • Hemorrhage Of Blood Under The Skin
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hives
  • Inability To Arrange Words In An Understandable Way
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Inflammation Of A Vein
  • Inflammation Of The Eyelid
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Involuntary Eye Movement
  • Joint Pain
  • Lockjaw
  • Low Body Temperature
  • Lymphedema
  • Mucous Membrane White Spots Or Patches
  • Muscle Problems That Cause Abnormal Movement
  • Pain In The Upper Abdomen Or Back And Sides
  • Problems With Bladder Control
  • Reduced Sensation In The Mouth
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Sensitive To Light
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin
  • Throwing Up
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Uncoordinated
  • Urination During The Night

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