Side effect(s) of Tizanidine

Read the side effects of Tizanidine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Most Common- Dry mouth, increased spasm or tone of muscles, and dizziness.

Heart- Dilatation of blood vessels, postural hypotension, abnormal heart rhythm.

Gastrointestinal- Abdomen pain, diarrhea, blood in stool, difficulty in swallowing, nausea, loss of appetite.

Liver- Increase in liver enzymes, liver damage.

Blood- Unusual bleeding, high blood cholesterol, anemia, decrease in white blood cells, systemic inflammatory response syndrome.

Metabolic - Swelling of leg, hypothyroidism, weight loss.

Musculoskeletal- Autoimmune neuromuscular disease, back pain.

Central Nervous System- Sedation, depression, anxiety, tingling, hallucinations.

Respiratory - Sinusitis, pneumonia, inflammation of bronchus.

Skin - Rash, sweating, skin ulcer, itching, dry skin, acne, hair loss, hives.

Eye and ENT- Ear pain, tinnitus, deafness, glaucoma, conjunctivitis, eye pain, optic nerve disease, inflammation of middle ear, eye bleeding, visual field defect.

Genitourinary- Urinary urgency, heavy menstrual bleeding, urinary tract infection, urinary retention, kidney stone, increase in size of uterine fibroids, vaginal yeast infections, inflammation of vagina.



Other Precautions : 
*It may cause dizziness, lightheadedness, and fainting when you get up too quickly from a lying position. Get up slowly from bed.
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