Cataflam Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Indigestion
  • Nausea
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • An Ulcer From Too Much Stomach Acid
  • An Ulcer In The Esophagus
  • Itching
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Stomach Or Intestinal Ulcer
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizziness
  • Gas

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Blood Clot
  • A Heart Attack
  • A Low Number Of Red Blood Cells In The Blood Called Anemia
  • A Rupture In The Wall Of The Stomach Or Intestine
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • A Stomach Ulcer
  • A Stroke
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder Where The Red Blood Cells Burst
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder With A Decrease In All Types Of Blood Cells Called Pancytopenia
  • A Type Of Kidney Inflammation Called Interstitial Nephritis
  • A Yellowing Of The Eyes Or Skin From Buildup Of Bilirubin Called Jaundice
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • An Infection
  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Bleeding
  • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual Period
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Blood In The Bowel Movement
  • Bloody Urine
  • Bloody Vomit
  • Bronchospasm
  • Damage To The Kidneys
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Lung Function
  • Decreased Urine Production
  • Elevation Of Proteins In The Urine
  • Erythema Multiforme, A Type Of Allergic Skin Reaction
  • Heart Failure
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Levels Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Hives
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Esophagus
  • Inflammation Of The Large Intestine
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Inflammation Of The Skin Due To An Allergy
  • Inflammation Of The Skin With Blisters
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Kidney Failure
  • Liver Failure
  • Liver Tissue Death
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Memory Loss
  • Meningitis Not Due To An Infection
  • Nephrotic Syndrome, A Type Of Kidney Disorder
  • Nosebleed
  • Pneumonia
  • Renal Papillary Necrosis
  • Seizures
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Very Low Levels Of Granulocytes, A Type Of White Blood Cell

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Headache From Overuse Of Medications
  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Asthma
  • Bruising Under The Skin
  • Burping
  • Changes In Appetite
  • Confusion
  • Depression
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fainting
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Fever
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Hair Loss
  • Hearing Loss
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Increased Sensitivity Of The Skin To The Sun
  • Irritability
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Muscle Tremors
  • Pink Eye
  • Stomatitis, A Condition With Painful Swelling And Sores Inside The Mouth
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Weight Loss

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, except as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.