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Adasuve Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Tell your doctor or healthcare professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse. Your condition will be monitored carefully while you are receiving this medicine.

This medicine may cause breathing problems. Your healthcare provider will check you for breathing problems before and after you take this medicine. You will be observed closely for about 1 hour after you take this medicine. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you have wheezing, coughing, chest tightness, or shortness of breath at any time after taking this medicine. Breathing problems that occur after taking this medicine may require additional treatments.

You may get dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells. Alcohol may interfere with the effect of this medicine and make you more dizzy. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

Blurred vision

confusion

dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position

seizures

sweating

unusual tiredness or weakness

Rare

Inability to sit still

need to keep moving

restlessness

Incidence not known

Cough

decrease in the frequency of urination

decrease in urine volume

decreased vision

difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)

dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position

eye pain

fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse

headache

high fever

inability to move the eyes

increased blinking or spasms of the eyelid

increased sweating

loss of balance control

loss of bladder control

mask-like face

nausea or vomiting

nervousness

noisy breathing

painful urination

pounding in the ears

severe muscle stiffness

shuffling walk

slowed movements

slurred speech

sticking out of tongue

tearing of eyes

tic-like (jerky) movements of the head, face, mouth, and neck

tightness in the chest

tiredness

trembling and shaking of the fingers and hands

trouble breathing, speaking, or swallowing

uncontrolled twisting movements of the neck, trunk, arms, or legs

unusual facial expressions

unusually pale skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

Change in taste

drowsiness

loss of taste

sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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