Almotriptan Malate Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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  • dry mouth
  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • nausea
  • a feeling of pins and needles on skin
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • pink eye
  • eye irritation
  • a spasm of the larynx
  • inflammation of the skin due to an allergy
  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • itching
  • neck pain
  • a skin rash
  • heart throbbing or pounding
  • trouble breathing
  • chest pain
  • fast heartbeat
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • abnormally acute hearing or painful sensitivity to sound
  • an earache
  • widening of blood vessels
  • throat irritation
  • a stuffy and runny nose
  • inflammation of the tissue lining the sinuses
  • bronchitis
  • indigestion
  • pain with menstruation
  • backache
  • muscle weakness
  • muscle pain
  • sensation of spinning or whirling
  • difficulty sleeping
  • low energy
  • excessive sweating
  • chills
  • muscle tremors
  • taste impairment
  • nosebleed
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • stomach cramps
  • nervousness
  • generalized weakness
  • anxious feelings
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • serotonin syndrome, a type of disorder with high serotonin levels
  • hemiplegia
  • blind spot in the eye
  • eye pain
  • a bacterial infection of the middle ear
  • high blood pressure
  • a heart attack
  • angina, a type of chest pain
  • a low supply of oxygen rich blood to the heart
  • ventricular fibrillation, a heart rhythm disorder
  • a stroke
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • a type of stomach irritation called gastritis
  • an ischemic bowel, a condition where the blood flow to the intestine is significantly decreased
  • inflammation of the large intestine
  • inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines
  • fainting
  • seizures
  • fever
  • swelling of the tongue
  • rapid deep breathing
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
  • a sudden and temporary constriction of the muscle in the coronary artery
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • confusion
  • nightmares
  • an extreme sense of wellbeing called euphoria
  • depression
  • involuntary eyelid twitching
  • a disease with shrinking and weaker muscles called myopathy
  • double vision
  • a change in vision
  • dry eye
  • nystagmus, a condition with involuntary eye movements
  • ringing in the ears
  • laryngitis
  • excessive saliva production
  • breast pain
  • increased sensitivity of the skin to the sun
  • arthritis
  • joint pain
  • an abnormal increase in muscle tone
  • difficulty concentrating
  • a distorted sense of smell called parosmia
  • loss of muscle coordination
  • numbness
  • sneezing
  • high blood sugar
  • exaggerated deep reflexes
  • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise
  • a sensation of feeling cold
  • peripheral sensory nerve disorder
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