ESZOPICLONE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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    • an infection due to a virus
    • a common cold
    • dry mouth
    • drowsiness
    • dizziness
    • taste impairment
    • a skin rash
    • headache
    • anxious feelings

    INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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

      • indigestion
      • urinary tract infection
      • nerve pain
      • pain
      • nausea
      • vomiting
      • nervousness
      • abnormal dreams

      RARE side effects

      If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

      • a type of joint disorder due to excess uric acid in the blood called gout
      • low amount of potassium in the blood
      • anemia
      • suicidal thoughts
      • high blood pressure
      • gallstones
      • kidney stones
      • decreased alertness or consciousness
      • a long period of feeling drowsy or sleepy
      • an enlarged liver
      • heat stroke
      • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
      • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
      • accidental falls
      • complex sleep behaviors like eating or driving while asleep
      • an intestinal hernia
      • cellulitis
      • sleepwalking
      • an accidental injury

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

      • excessive fat in the blood
      • depersonalization, a disconnection of one's own sense of reality or identity
      • altered interest in having sexual intercourse
      • addiction to a drug
      • visual sensitivity to light
      • pink eye
      • drooping of the upper eyelid
      • an earache
      • stomatitis, a condition with painful swelling and sores inside the mouth
      • black tarry stools
      • enlarged breasts
      • breast pain
      • breast fullness due to milk production
      • pain with menstruation
      • absence of menstrual periods
      • bleeding not related to menstrual period
      • furunculosis or boils on the skin
      • increased sensitivity of the skin to the sun
      • itching
      • arthritis
      • neck stiffness
      • inflammation of the sac surrounding the joint - bursitis
      • muscle weakness
      • leg cramps
      • memory loss
      • sensation of spinning or whirling
      • fever
      • muscle twitching
      • a distorted sense of smell called parosmia
      • abnormal manner of walking
      • loss of muscle coordination
      • puffy face from water retention
      • decreased appetite
      • increased hunger
      • bad breath
      • swollen lymph nodes
      • hiccups
      • diarrhea
      • difficult or painful urination
      • involuntary leakage of urine
      • an increased need to urinate often
      • generalized weakness
      • a feeling of general discomfort called malaise
      • indifferent behavior

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