LISINOPRIL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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

    • headache
    • cough

    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • high levels of potassium in the blood

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

    • dry mouth
    • constipation
    • the inability to have an erection
    • fainting
    • low energy
    • taste impairment
    • gas
    • diarrhea
    • generalized weakness

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • diabetes
    • a disorder with excess antidiuretic hormone called syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone
    • a type of joint disorder due to excess uric acid in the blood called gout
    • low amount of sodium in the blood
    • a type of blood disorder where the red blood cells burst called hemolytic anemia
    • decreased function of bone marrow
    • decreased blood platelets
    • low levels of white blood cells
    • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
    • increased eosinophils in the blood
    • high levels of white blood cells
    • orthostatic hypotension, a form of low blood pressure
    • vocal cord swelling
    • acute liver failure
    • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
    • a blockage of the bile duct that resulting in high bilirubin levels
    • acute inflammation of the pancreas
    • acute kidney failure
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called toxic epidermal necrolysis
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    • hives
    • abnormal liver function tests
    • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
    • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
    • a type of allergic reaction involving the intestines called intestinal angioedema
    • a type of allergic reaction involving the head and neck called head and neck angioedema

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

    • confusion
    • mood changes
    • visual sensitivity to light
    • double vision
    • blurred vision
    • a change in vision
    • ringing in the ears
    • increased sensitivity of the skin to the sun
    • psoriasis
    • itching
    • hair loss
    • hallucinations
    • sensation of spinning or whirling
    • a distorted sense of smell called parosmia
    • temporary redness of face and neck
    • a non-cancerous skin reaction called a cutaneous pseudolymphoma

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