RANITIDINE HCL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

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      INFREQUENT side effects

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        • constipation
        • drowsiness
        • dizziness
        • a skin rash
        • headache
        • nausea
        • vomiting
        • diarrhea
        • stomach cramps

        RARE side effects

        If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

        • 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
        • decreased blood platelets
        • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
        • low levels of white blood cells
        • confusion
        • agitation
        • depression
        • blurred vision
        • atrioventricular block, a type of slow heart rhythm disorder
        • extra heartbeats
        • ventricular premature beats
        • slow heartbeat
        • abnormal heart rhythm
        • inflammation of the blood vessels
        • pneumonia
        • bronchospasm
        • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
        • acute inflammation of the pancreas
        • a type of kidney inflammation called interstitial nephritis
        • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
        • hallucinations
        • fever
        • abnormal liver function tests
        • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
        • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
        • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise
        • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
        • fast heartbeat

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

        • hair loss
        • joint pain
        • muscle pain
        • sensation of spinning or whirling
        • difficulty sleeping

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