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Rasagiline 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. Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress. Do not stop this medicine suddenly. Ask your doctor or health care professional for advice about gradually reducing your dose.

You may get drowsy, dizzy, or have blurred vision. Do not drive, use machinery, work in high places, 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 increase dizziness or drowsiness. Talk to your doctor before drinking alcoholic beverages while taking this medicine. It is possible to suddenly fall asleep or suddenly feel like falling asleep during usual activities of daily living (e.g., cooking, driving a car, talking on the phone, eating, working) while you are taking this medicine. This may result in having accidents, which can be severe. Your chances of falling asleep while doing normal activities and taking this medicine are greater if you take other medicines that cause drowsiness. If you find that you suddenly fall asleep or suddenly feel like falling asleep during usual daily activities, you should not drive or participate in potentially dangerous activities and you should contact your doctor right away. You should not drive, operate machinery, or work at heights during treatment with this medicine if you have ever experienced severe drowsiness and/or have fallen asleep without warning before using this medicine.

While taking this medicine, you may feel increased sexual urges, or other strong urges to gamble, spend money, or binge eat, and be unable to control these urges. If you or your family notice these or other strong urges while you are taking this medicine, you should report this to your health care provider as soon as possible.

Foods that contain very high amounts of tyramine, such as aged, fermented, cured, smoked and pickled foods, should be avoided while taking this medicine. The combination may cause a dangerous rise in blood pressure. Ask your doctor or health care professional, pharmacist, or nutritionist for a complete listing of foods and beverages that are high in tyramine. If you consume a food or beverage very rich in tyramine and do not feel well soon after eating, contact your health care provider.

Some medicines may interact with this medicine and could cause adverse effects. Talk to your doctor if you are taking or planning to take any over-the-counter drugs, especially cough remedies or decongestants, including nasal sprays or eye drops. This medicine may also interact with antidepressants and certain medicines for pain. Contact your health care provider before taking new medications including antidepressants, pain medicines, or prescription or over-the-counter medicines for congestion, cough, colds, or allergies.

If you are scheduled for any medical or dental procedure, tell your healthcare provider that you are taking this medicine. This medicine can interact with other medicines used during surgery.

This medicine may increase your risk of getting skin cancer. Report any irregular moles, dark or white spots, or sores that do not heal. Have your skin checked for skin cancer regularly.

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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:

Less common

Abdominal or stomach pain

arm, back, or jaw pain

black, tarry stools

chest pain or discomfort

chest tightness or heaviness

chills

cloudy urine

cough

diarrhea

difficulty swallowing

dizziness

fainting

fast or irregular heartbeat

fever

hives, itching, or skin rash

loss of appetite

nausea

painful or difficult urination

persistent, non-healing sore

pink growth on the skin

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes

reddish patch or irritated area

redness, blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin

seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there

shiny bump

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on lips or in mouth

sweating

swollen glands

tests that show problems with the liver

tightness in the chest

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

weakness

white, yellow or waxy scar-like area

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

Acid or sour stomach

belching

difficulty with moving

headache

heartburn

indigestion

muscle pain or stiffness

pain in the joints

stomach discomfort or upset

Less common

Bruising

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

burning, dry, or itching eyes

decreased interest in sexual intercourse

difficulty breathing

difficulty with moving

discouragement

excessive tearing

eye discharge

fall

feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

feeling sad or empty

general feeling of discomfort or illness

hair loss

inability to have or keep an erection

irritability

joint pain

lack of appetite

large, flat, blue or purplish patches in the skin

lightheadedness

loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance

loss of interest or pleasure

muscle aches

neck pain

noisy breathing

redness, pain, swelling of the eye, eyelid, or inner lining of the eyelid

runny nose

sensation of spinning

shivering

sneezing

stuffy nose

swelling or redness in the joints

thinning of the hair

tiredness

trouble concentrating

trouble sleeping

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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