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Esomeprazole Strontium Side Effects

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:

Rare

Bloody, black, or tarry stools

chest pain or chest tightness

cough

difficulty with swallowing

dizziness

excess air or gas in the stomach

fast heartbeat

large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs

pain or discomfort in the chest, upper stomach, or throat

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

shortness of breath

skin rash, hives, or itching

unusual tiredness or weakness

vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds

Incidence not known

Blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin

chills

dark-colored urine

diarrhea

drowsiness

headache

high fever

joint or muscle pain

light-colored stools

loss of appetite

mood or mental changes

muscle spasms (tetany) or twitching

nausea or vomiting

seizures

sore throat

trembling

unexplained bleeding or bruising

watery and severe diarrhea, which may also be bloody

yellow eyes or 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

Difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)

dry mouth

passing gas

Rare

Back pain

change in taste

changes in vision

continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in the ears

fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse

hearing loss

hiccup

slow heartbeat

Incidence not known

Hair loss or thinning of the hair

swelling of the breasts or breast soreness in both females and males

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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