Lisinopril Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Cough
  • Dizziness
  • Headache

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • High Levels Of Potassium In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Chest Pain
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Dry Mouth
  • Fainting
  • Gas
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Low Energy
  • Taste Impairment
  • The Inability To Have An Erection

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Blockage Of The Bile Duct That Resulting In High Bilirubin Levels
  • A Disorder With Excess Antidiuretic Hormone Called Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Involving The Head And Neck Called Head And Neck Angioedema
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Involving The Intestines Called Intestinal Angioedema
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder Where The Red Blood Cells Burst Called Hemolytic Anemia
  • A Type Of Joint Disorder Due To Excess Uric Acid In The Blood Called Gout
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Liver Failure
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Function Of Bone Marrow
  • Diabetes
  • High Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Hives
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood
  • Low Levels Of A Type Of White Blood Cell Called Neutrophils
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Orthostatic Hypotension, A Form Of Low Blood Pressure
  • Vocal Cord Swelling

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Change In Vision
  • A Distorted Sense Of Smell Called Parosmia
  • A Feeling Of Pins And Needles On Skin
  • A Non-Cancerous Skin Reaction Called A Cutaneous Pseudolymphoma
  • Arthritis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Confusion
  • Double Vision
  • Erythema Or Skin Redness
  • Fever
  • Hair Loss
  • Hallucinations
  • Increased Sensitivity Of The Skin To The Sun
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Loss Of Muscle Coordination
  • Mood Changes
  • Nausea
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Visual Sensitivity To Light

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