FENOPROFEN CALCIUM Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • water retention
  • visible water retention
  • abnormal liver function tests

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

  • indigestion
  • constipation
  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • nausea
  • nervousness

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • confusion
  • blurred vision
  • a change in vision
  • ringing in the ears
  • a skin rash
  • trouble breathing
  • difficult or painful urination

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

  • throat irritation
  • irritation of the mouth
  • low energy
  • excessive sweating
  • muscle tremors
  • heart throbbing or pounding
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • stomach cramps
  • generalized weakness

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • high levels of potassium in the blood
  • a type of blood disorder where the red blood cells burst called hemolytic anemia
  • a type of blood disorder with a decrease in all types of blood cells called pancytopenia
  • low blood counts due to bone marrow failure
  • anemia
  • a decrease in platelet clotting
  • large purple or brown skin blotches
  • decreased blood platelets
  • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
  • depression
  • double vision
  • high blood pressure
  • a heart attack
  • abnormal heart rhythm
  • a stroke
  • bruising under the skin
  • fluid in the lungs
  • bronchospasm
  • canker sores
  • a stomach ulcer
  • an ulcer from too much stomach acid
  • stomach or intestinal ulcer
  • a type of stomach irritation called gastritis
  • liver tissue death
  • liver failure
  • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
  • damage to the liver and inflammation
  • acute inflammation of the pancreas
  • blood in the bowel movement
  • bleeding of the stomach or intestines
  • nephrotic syndrome, a type of kidney disorder
  • a type of kidney inflammation called interstitial nephritis
  • damage to the kidneys
  • kidney failure
  • decreased kidney function
  • inflammation of the bladder
  • bloody urine
  • inflammation of the skin due to an allergy
  • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
  • skin rash with sloughing
  • itching
  • hives
  • seizures
  • fever
  • chest pain
  • bloody vomit
  • bruising
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
  • a rupture in the wall of the stomach or intestine
  • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
  • a type of significant allergic skin reaction called DRESS syndrome

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

  • dry mouth
  • difficulty sleeping
  • taste impairment
  • decreased appetite
  • gas
  • fast heartbeat

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