Side effect(s) of Haloperidol

Read the side effects of Haloperidol as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Heart - Fast heart rate and low/high blood pressure.

Central Nervous System - Movement disorder, sleeplessness, restlessness, anxiety, elevated mood, agitation, drowsiness, depression, lethargy, headache, confusion, vertigo and seizures.

Body as a Whole - Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS).

Blood - Anemia and decrease in white blood cells.

Liver - Impaired liver function and/or jaundice.

Skin - Pimples, photosensitivity and loss of hair.

Genitourinary - Spontaneous milk secretion, breast engorgement, menstrual irregularities, breast enlargement in male, impotence, increased sexual drive and urinary retention.

Gastrointestinal - Loss of appetite, constipation, diarrhea, increased salivation, indigestion, nausea, vomiting and dry mouth.

Respiratory - Asthma.

Eye - Visual disturbances.

Metabolic - Increased sugar.

Other Precautions : * It may affect blood sugar; monitor blood sugar regularly while taking this medication.
* Avoid contact with people who have infections.
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