Ropinirole HCL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Type Of Abnormal Movement Disorder Called Dyskinesia
  • Accidental Falls
  • An Infection Due To A Virus
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Hallucinations
  • Nausea
  • Orthostatic Hypotension, A Form Of Low Blood Pressure
  • Vomiting

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Excessive Sweating
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Throat Irritation

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Change In Vision
  • Anemia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Chest Pain
  • Confusion
  • Difficulty Concentrating
  • Double Vision
  • Dry Eye
  • Extra Heartbeats
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Involuntary Leakage Of Urine
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pain
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Urinary Tract Infection

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Arthritis
  • Backache
  • Bronchitis
  • Constipation
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Dry Mouth
  • Fainting
  • Gas
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Inflammation Of The Tissue Lining The Sinuses
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Memory Loss
  • Muscle Tremors
  • Nightmares
  • Stuffy Nose
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • The Inability To Have An Erection
  • Weight Loss
  • Yawning

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Sudden Onset Of Sleep
  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • An Allergic Reaction To A Drug
  • Cramps
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Escape Of Fluid Into The Lungs
  • Fibrotic Drug-Induced Heart Valve Disease
  • Inadequate Blood Flow In The Extremities
  • Inflammation Of The Covering Of The Heart Or Pericardium
  • Mental Problems From Taking The Drug
  • Nervousness
  • Pyuria, Or White Blood Cells In The Urine
  • Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
  • Slow Heartbeat
  • Thickening Of The Lining Of The Lung
  • X-Ray Results Showing Lung Tissue Changes

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Common Cold
  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Agitation
  • An Inability To Control Impulsive Behavior
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Cough
  • Delirium
  • Low Energy
  • Numbness
  • Paranoia
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Worsening Severity Of Restless Legs Syndrome Symptoms

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