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Side effect(s) of Riluzole

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

Central Nervous System- Dizziness, depression.

Gastrointestinal- Upset stomach, diarrhea, loss of appetite.

Miscellaneous- Tiredness, muscle weakness, difficulty in breathing, fever.

Other Precautions : *To avoid liver damage, do not drink alcoholic beverages.

Drug Name : Riluzole

Riluzole(Rilutek) generic is a benzothiazole, recommended for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, Lou Gehrig disease) is placed on a ventilator or breathing machine, by delaying onset of ventilator dependence or tracheostomy. It may prevent further damage to certain brain cells.
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