Side effect(s) of Alprostadil

Read the side effects of Alprostadil as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Heart- Flushing, slow heart rate, low blood pressure, cardiac arrest, edema. Other rare, but serious, cardiovascular effects include heart failure, second-degree heart block, shock, uncoordinated contraction of the cardiac muscle.

Central Nervous System- Fever, seizures, cerebral bleeding.

Gastrointestinal- Diarrhea.

Genitourinary- Urethral pain, urethral burning, urethral bleeding/spotting, testicular pain, penile pain, prolonged erection, penile fibrosis, injection-site blood clot, penis disorder.

Blood- Pathological activation of blood clotting, bleeding.

Respiratory- Breathing during sleep

Miscellaneous- Cortical proliferation of long bones; sepsis; back pain; pain; pelvic pain; accidental injury.
Other Precautions : *Monitor blood pressure, blood oxygenation and blood pH continually.

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