Read the side effects of Methyldopa as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Aggravation of chest pain, heart failure, sinus hypersensitivity, low blood pressure, swelling or weight gain and slow heart rate.
Inflammation of intestine/pancreas/ mouth, vomiting, diarrhea, sore or "black" tongue, nausea, constipation, distension, flatulence and dryness of mouth.
Bone marrow depression.
Liver inflammation, jaundice and abnormal liver function.
Inflammation of heart muscle, blood vessels, lupus-like syndrome, drug-related fever and eosinophilia.
Central Nervous System
Parkinson’s disease, Bell's palsy, decreased mental acuity, involuntary movements, mild psychoses or depression, headache, sleepiness, weakness, dizziness, lightheadedness and tingling.
Rise in Blood Urea Nitrogen.
Joint pain/swelling and muscle pain.
Skin damage and rash.
Absence of menstrual periods, breast enlargement in male, spontaneous secretion of milk, impotence and decreased libido.
Other Precautions :
* Avoid excess dosage.