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Side effect(s) of Hydromorphone

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

Severe effects - Respiratory depression, shortness of breath, poor blood circulation, respiratory arrest and shock.

Most Common - Light-headedness, dizziness, sedation, nausea, vomiting, increased sweating, flushing, anxiety, dry mouth and itching.

Central Nervous System - Weakness, headache, agitation, tremor, uncoordinated muscle movements, nervousness, depression, floating feeling, dreams, muscle rigidity, tingling, muscle tremor, blurred vision, night blindness, double vision, disorientation, visual disturbances and increased intracranial pressure.

Heart - Flushing of the face, chills, fast/slow heart rate, palpitations, faintness and low/high blood pressure.

Respiratory - Asthma.

Gastrointestinal - Constipation, intestinal spasm, ileus, loss of appetite, diarrhea, cramps and taste alteration.

Genitourinary - Urinary retention or hesitancy.

Skin - Hives and skin rash.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Hydromorphone

Hydromorphone(Dilaudid) generic is an opioid analgesic, prescribed for moderate to severe pain. It works in the brain and nervous system to reduce pain.
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