Note: This document contains side effect information about dexchlorpheniramine. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Ryclora.
Applies to dexchlorpheniramine: oral solution
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Applies to dexchlorpheniramine: compounding powder, oral syrup, oral tablet, oral tablet extended release
Gastrointestinal side effects have included dryness of mouth and throat, epigastric distress, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and constipation.
Genitourinary side effects have included urinary frequency, difficult urination, urinary frequency, and early menses.
Hypersensitivity reactions have included drug rash, anaphylactic shock, and photosensitivity.
Dermatologic side effects have included urticaria.
General side effects have included excessive perspiration, chills, and dryness of nose.
Hematologic side effects have included hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and agranulocytosis.
Nervous system side effects have included sedation, sleepiness, dizziness, disturbed coordination, fatigue, confusion, restlessness, excitation, nervousness, tremor, irritability, insomnia, euphoria, paresthesias, hysteria, neuritis, and convulsions.
Ocular side effects have included blurred vision and diplopia.
Otic side effects have included vertigo, tinnitus, and acute labyrinthitis.
Respiratory side effects have included thickening of bronchial secretions, tightness of chest, wheezing, and nasal stiffness.
Medically reviewed by BestRx Medical Team Last updated on 1/1/2020.
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