NICARDIPINE HCL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • fast heartbeat

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

  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting

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

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      RARE side effects

      If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

      • low amount of phosphate in the blood
      • decreased blood platelets
      • a heart attack
      • angina, a type of chest pain
      • atrioventricular block, a type of slow heart rhythm disorder
      • abnormal heart electrical signals
      • abnormal functioning of the sinus node of the heart
      • blood clot in a deep vein of the extremities
      • significantly low blood pressure
      • fluid retention in the legs, feet, arms or hands
      • decreased oxygen in the tissues or blood

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

      • confusion
      • pink eye
      • ringing in the ears
      • thrombophlebitis, an inflamed vein due to a blood clot
      • indigestion
      • neck pain
      • fever
      • an increased need to urinate often
      • reactions at the site of the injection
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