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Side effect(s) of Meperidine

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

Severe effects - Respiratory depression, poor blood circulation, shock and heart arrest.

Central Nervous System - Emotion, anxiety, weakness, headache, agitation, tremor, uncoordinated muscle movements, convulsions, transient hallucinations and disorientation and visual disturbances.

Gastrointestinal - Dry mouth, constipation and biliary tract spasm.

Heart - Flushing of the face, fast/slow heart rate, palpitation, low blood pressure and fainting.

Genitourinary - Urinary retention.

Allergic reactions - Itching, hives and rash.



Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Meperidine

Meperidine(Demerol Hydrochloride) generic is a narcotic analgesic, prescribed for moderate to severe pain.
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