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Side effect(s) of Dantrolene

Read the side effects of Dantrolene as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Gastrointestinal - Constipation, GI bleeding, loss of appetite, difficulty in swallowing, gastric irritation, abdominal cramps, nausea and vomiting.

Liver - Liver inflammation.

Central Nervous System - Speech disturbances, seizures, headache, lightheadedness, visual disturbances, double vision, alteration of taste and sleeplessness.

Heart - Fast heart rate, erratic blood pressure and vein inflammation, heart failure .

Psychiatric - Mental depression, mental confusion and nervousness.

Genitourinary - Increased urinary frequency, blood in urine, difficult erection, urinary incontinence, difficult urination and/or urinary retention.

Skin - Abnormal hair growth, acne-like rash, itching, hives, eruption and increased sweating.

Musculoskeletal - Muscle pain and backache.

Respiratory - Feeling of suffocation and respiratory depression.

Eye and ENT - Excessive tearing.

Hypersensitivity - Lung infection.

Blood- Anemia, leukopenia, lymphocytic lymphoma, thrombocytopenia.

Miscellaneous - Chills and fever.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Dantrolene

Dantrolene(Dantrium) generic is a muscle relaxant, prescribed for certain types of spasticity or muscle spasms. It works by relaxing the muscles.
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