Side effect(s) of Ziprasidone

Read the side effects of Ziprasidone as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Most Common- Nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, runny nose, weakness.

Central Nervous System- Headache, lethargy, weakness, extra pyramidal syndrome, muscle stiffness, movement disorder, tremor, paralysis and twitching.

Heart- Fast heart rate, high blood pressure and postural low blood pressure.

Gastrointestinal- Loss of appetite, difficulty in swallowing, indigestion and rectal bleeding.

Hormone- Abnormally high levels of prolactin in the blood.

Genitourinary- Absence of menstrual cycle, impotence and breast enlargement in males.

Metabolic- Weight gain.

Skin- Rash.

Respiratory- Respiratory tract infection and cough.

Potentially Fatal- Blood disorder and life- threatening neurological disorder.

Other Precautions : *Monitor sugar level regularly in diabetic patients or patients at risk of developing diabetes.
*Monitor complete blood count regularly in patients with pre- existing blood disorder.
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