Indomethacin Suspension Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Severe Headache
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Indigestion
  • Upper Abdominal Pain

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Bleeding
  • Feeling Faint
  • Itching
  • Rash
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Stomach Or Intestinal Ulcer

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Drowsiness
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throwing Up

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Rupture In The Wall Of The Stomach Or Intestine
  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Anemia
  • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual Period
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Blood Coming From Anus
  • Bloody Urine
  • Blurred Vision
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Decrease In The Ability Of Platelet Cells To Clot
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Function Of Bone Marrow
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Deposits On The Eye
  • Double Vision
  • Dysarthria
  • Elevation Of Proteins In The Urine
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Fluid In The Lungs
  • Giant Hives
  • Heart Attack
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hemorrhage Of Blood Under The Skin
  • Hepatitis
  • High Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hives
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An Allergy
  • Inflammation Of The Esophagus
  • Inflammation Of The Large Intestine
  • Inflammation Of The Lining Of The Stomach And Intestines
  • Inflammation Of The Rectum
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Kidney Damage
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Kidney Failure
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Nosebleed
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Psychosis Caused By A Drug
  • Renal Papillary Necrosis
  • Seizures
  • Serious Blood Clotting Problem
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Stomach Ulcer
  • Stroke
  • Swelling Of The Abdomen
  • Throwing Up Blood
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Ulcer From Stomach Acid
  • Ulcers Of Esophagus
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Breast Tenderness
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Confused
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Fever
  • Gas
  • Hair Loss
  • Hearing Loss
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Involuntary Muscle Movements
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nervous
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On The Skin
  • The Presence Of Sugar In The Urine
  • Weight Gain

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