Emcodeine No.4 Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Conditions Of Excess Stomach Acid Secretion
  • Constipation
  • Drowsiness
  • Heartburn
  • Inducing Of A Relaxed Easy State
  • Irritation Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Nausea
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Complete Or Partial Collapse Of The Lung Airways Called Atelectasis
  • Abnormal Nervous System Function Affecting Alertness
  • Decreased Lung Function
  • Orthostatic Hypotension, A Form Of Low Blood Pressure
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Change In Vision
  • A Skin Rash
  • Confusion
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Decreased Urine Production
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fainting
  • Feelings Of Dissatisfaction, Sadness, And Unease
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Head Pain
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Hives
  • Itching
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Nervousness
  • Vomiting

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Condition Where The Body Is Unable To Maintain Adequate Blood Flow Called Shock
  • A Decrease In Platelet Clotting
  • A Rupture In The Wall Of The Stomach Or Intestine
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder Where The Red Blood Cells Burst
  • A Type Of Kidney Inflammation Called Interstitial Nephritis
  • Anemia
  • Bleeding
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Bleeding Within The Skull
  • Blistering Of The Skin
  • Blocked Bowels With Decreased Peristaltic Movement
  • Blood Coming From Anus
  • Bronchospasm
  • Complete Stoppage Of The Heart
  • Damage To The Liver And Inflammation
  • Decreased Blood Flow In The Body
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Function Of The Adrenal Gland
  • Deficiency Of A Substance That Promotes Masculinization
  • Dependence On Opioid-Type Drugs
  • Drowsiness
  • Hives
  • Inflammation Of The Skin Due To An Allergy
  • Itching
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Lung Failure Causing Loss Of Breath
  • Pancreatitis
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Seizures
  • Slow Heartbeat
  • Stomach Or Intestinal Ulcer
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Wheezing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • A Type Of Stomach Irritation Called Gastritis
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • An Extreme Sense Of Wellbeing Called Euphoria
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Hematoma, A Collection Of Blood Outside Of The Blood Vessels
  • Indigestion
  • Infertility
  • Irritation Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Low Energy
  • Nosebleed
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Skin Redness
  • Spasm Of A Bile Duct Tract
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • The Inability To Have An Erection

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