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CARVEDILOL is a beta-blocker. Beta-blockers reduce the workload on the heart and help it to beat more regularly. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure. Compare nonselective Alpha/Beta blockers.
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Carvedilol Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Check your heart rate and blood pressure regularly while you are taking this medicine. Ask your doctor or health care professional what your heart rate and blood pressure should be, and when you should contact him or her. Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly. This could lead to serious heart-related effects.

Contact your doctor or health care professional if you have difficulty breathing while taking this drug.

Check your weight daily. Ask your doctor or health care professional when you should notify him/her of any weight gain.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that requires mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. To reduce the risk of dizzy or fainting spells, do not sit or stand up quickly. Alcohol can make you more drowsy, and increase flushing and rapid heartbeats. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

If you have diabetes, check your blood sugar as directed. Tell your doctor if you have changes in your blood sugar while you are taking this medicine.

If you are going to have surgery, tell your doctor or health care professional that you are taking this medicine.

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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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

Allergy

chest pain, discomfort, tightness, or heaviness

dizziness, lightheadedness, or fainting

generalized swelling or swelling of the feet, ankles, or lower legs

pain

shortness of breath

slow heartbeat

weight gain

Less common

Ankle, knee, or great toe joint pain

anxiety

arm, back, or jaw pain

blood in the urine

bloody, black or tarry stools

chills

cloudy urine

cold sweats

coma

confusion

convulsions

cool pale skin

cough

dark urine

decreased appetite

decreased frequency or amount of urine

depression

difficulty with breathing

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

dry mouth

fainting

fast or irregular heartbeat

fever

flu-like symptoms

flushed, dry skin

fruit-like breath odor

headache, sudden and severe

inability to speak

increased blood pressure

increased hunger

increased thirst

increased urination

itching

joint stiffness or swelling

large amount of cholesterol in the blood

loss of appetite

loss of consciousness

lower back, side, or stomach pain

mental depression

muscle pain or cramps

nervousness

nightmares

noisy, rattling breathing

numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips

pinpoint red or purple spots on the skin

pounding in the ears

pounding, slow heartbeat

rapid breathing

seizures

shakiness

slurred speech

stomachache

sweating

swelling of the fingers or hands

temporary blindness

tenderness on the upper right side of the body

trouble with breathing even at rest

unexplained weight loss

unusual bleeding or bruising

weakness in the arm and/or leg on one side of the body, sudden and severe

weakness or heaviness of the legs

yellow eyes or skin

Incidence not known

Sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

swollen or painful glands

wheezing

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

Back pain

diarrhea

prickling or tingling sensation

unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

Abdominal or stomach pain

bleeding gums

blurred vision

burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings

changes in vision

cold hands and feet

decreased interest in sexual intercourse

decreased tearing

difficulty with moving

feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

general feeling of discomfort or illness

headache

inability to have or keep an erection

increased sweating

joint or muscle pain

lack or loss of strength

loose teeth

loss of sexual ability, desire, or performance

loss of strength or energy

muscle aches, stiffness, or weakness

nausea

persistent breath odor or bad taste in your mouth

redness and swelling of the gums

sensation of spinning

sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

sore throat

stuffy or runny nose

sugar in the urine

trouble sleeping

unusual weak feeling

vomiting

weight loss

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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