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Side effect(s) of Pemoline


Review the side-effects of Pemoline as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

   Liver
- Reversible increase in liver enzymes, jaundice and life- threatening liver failure.

   Blood
- Anemia.

   Central Nervous System
- Seizures, Tourette syndrome, hallucinations, movement disorder, night blindness, depression, dizziness, increased irritability, headache, drowsiness and sleeplessness.

   Gastrointestinal
- Loss of appetite, weight loss, nausea, vomiting and stomach pain.

   Genitourinary
- Prostate enlargement.

   Miscellaneous
- Suppression of growth in children.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Pemoline

Pemoline(Cylert) generic is a central nervous system stimulant, prescribed for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy.


Trade Names for Pemoline

International :


Cylert, PemADD, Betamin,Tradon
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