Vytorin Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Muscle Pain

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Heartburn
  • Indigestion
  • Infection
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Rash

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Gallstones

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Arthritis
  • Backache
  • Burning Stomach
  • Diarrhea
  • Eczema
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Gas
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Pain In Arms Or Legs
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Stomach Cramps
  • The Flu
  • Throat Irritation

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • Bronchitis
  • Cataracts
  • Chest Pain
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Giant Hives
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hepatitis
  • Hives
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Immune-Mediated Necrotizing Myopathy
  • Inflammation Of Multiple Voluntary Muscles
  • Inflammation Of The Gallbladder
  • Inflammation Of The Skin And Muscle
  • Inflammation Of The Skin With Blisters
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Liver Failure
  • Liver Tissue Death
  • Lung Tissue Problems
  • Lupus-Like Syndrome
  • Muscle Inflammation
  • Muscle Pain And Stiffness In Shoulder, Neck And Pelvis
  • Muscle Problems
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paralysis Of Some Or All Of The Muscles Of The Eye
  • Rash
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Vasculitis
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Bile Flow Problems
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Sensations Of The Skin
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Confused
  • Cough
  • Cramps
  • Depression
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Dizzy
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Skin
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Frequent Urination
  • Hair Loss
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Itching
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Loss Of Memory
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Numbness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Paralysis Of Nerves For The Face
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Shaking Extremities
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Nodules
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin
  • Taste Problems
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throwing Up
  • Urination During The Night
  • Visible Water Retention

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