NEFAZODONE HCL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • disturbance in the ability of the eye to focus
  • blind spot in the eye
  • blurred vision
  • a change in vision
  • abnormal manner of walking
  • a skin rash

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

  • confusion
  • agitation
  • dry mouth
  • indigestion
  • constipation
  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • difficulty sleeping
  • fever
  • chills
  • temporary redness of face and neck
  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • generalized weakness

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • eye pain
  • orthostatic hypotension, a form of low blood pressure
  • low blood pressure
  • bronchitis
  • inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines
  • itching
  • loss of muscle coordination
  • trouble breathing

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

  • feelings of hostility
  • throat irritation
  • breast pain
  • joint pain
  • neck stiffness
  • memory loss
  • flu-like symptoms
  • taste impairment
  • fluid retention in the legs, feet, arms or hands
  • excessive thirst
  • increased hunger
  • cough
  • a feeling of pins and needles on skin

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a type of joint disorder due to excess uric acid in the blood called gout
  • anemia
  • decreased blood platelets
  • low levels of white blood cells
  • manic behavior
  • a form of mania that has a lower severity of symptoms
  • paranoia
  • depersonalization, a disconnection of one's own sense of reality or identity
  • suicidal thoughts
  • false sense of well-being
  • abnormal sexual function
  • serotonin syndrome, a type of disorder with high serotonin levels
  • visual sensitivity to light
  • double vision
  • combined inflammation of cornea and conjunctiva of eye
  • pink eye
  • dry eye
  • dilated pupils
  • an earache
  • high blood pressure
  • angina, a type of chest pain
  • atrioventricular block, a type of slow heart rhythm disorder
  • slow heartbeat
  • chronic heart failure
  • bruising under the skin
  • asthma
  • canker sores
  • a hernia which protrudes into the abdominal wall
  • blood coming from anus
  • acute liver failure
  • liver damage
  • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
  • kidney stones
  • inflammation of the bladder
  • bloody urine
  • priapism, a prolonged erection of the penis
  • the inability to have an erection
  • absence of menstrual periods
  • abnormally long or heavy periods
  • bleeding not related to menstrual period
  • a problem with menstrual periods
  • increased sensitivity of the skin to the sun
  • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
  • hives
  • arthritis
  • inflammation of the covering of a tendon
  • inflammation of the sac surrounding the joint - bursitis
  • muscle stiffness
  • nerve pain
  • hallucinations
  • fainting
  • seizures
  • muscle twitching
  • puffy face from water retention
  • a type of speech disorder called dysarthria
  • swollen lymph nodes
  • involuntary leakage of urine
  • excess urination
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
  • secondary angle-closure glaucoma, a type of eye disorder
  • fast heartbeat

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

  • aggressive behavior
  • changes in the visual field
  • abnormally acute hearing or painful sensitivity to sound
  • widening of blood vessels
  • urinary tract infection
  • breastmilk production not associated with childbirth or nursing
  • inflammation or infection of the vagina
  • difficulty concentrating
  • loss of skin color
  • bad breath
  • abdominal bloating
  • pelvic pain
  • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise
  • abnormal dreams
  • male breast enlargement of unknown origin
  • anxious feelings

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