DIHYDROERGOTAMINE MESYLATE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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  • throat irritation
  • a stuffy and runny nose
  • inflammation of the tissue lining the sinuses
  • nasal passage irritation
  • dry mouth
  • muscle stiffness
  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • low energy
  • excessive sweating
  • taste impairment
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • a feeling of pins and needles on skin
  • generalized weakness
  • drug-induced hot flashes
  • INFREQUENT side effects

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    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a herpes simplex infection
  • a heart attack
  • angina, a type of chest pain
  • a low supply of oxygen rich blood to the heart
  • abnormal heart rhythm
  • inadequate blood flow in the extremities
  • a condition where there is formation of fibrous tissue in the lung called pulmonary fibrosis
  • retroperitoneal fibrosis
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
  • a sudden and temporary constriction of the muscle in the coronary artery
  • thickening of the lining of the lung
  • fibrous thickening of the heart valves
  • abnormal muscle movements
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • confusion
  • depression
  • visual sensitivity to light
  • a change in vision
  • pink eye
  • excessive watery eyes
  • fluid accumulation around the eye
  • eye pain
  • ringing in the ears
  • an earache
  • orthostatic hypotension, a form of low blood pressure
  • low blood pressure
  • bronchitis
  • excessive saliva production
  • indigestion
  • inflammation or infection of the vagina
  • itching
  • muscle weakness
  • muscle pain
  • cramps
  • sensation of spinning or whirling
  • difficulty sleeping
  • fever
  • chills
  • muscle tremors
  • a distorted sense of smell called parosmia
  • a skin rash
  • visible water retention
  • small reddish-purplish pin-point sized spots on skin
  • decreased appetite
  • heart throbbing or pounding
  • trouble breathing
  • yawning
  • difficulty swallowing
  • nervousness
  • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise
  • clammy skin
  • intense abdominal pain
  • a sensation of feeling cold
  • anxious feelings
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