Sodium nitrite Side Effects
Some side effects of sodium nitrite may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Applies to sodium nitrite: compounding powder, intravenous solution
Cardiovascular side effects have included syncope, hypotension, tachycardia, palpitations, and dysrhythmia.
Dermatologic side effects have included urticaria.
Gastrointestinal side effects have included nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain.
General side effects have included fatigue, weakness, and diaphoresis.
Hematologic side effects have included methemoglobinemia.
Local side effects have included injection site tingling,
Metabolic side effects have included acidosis and cyanosis.
Nervous system side effects have included generalized numbness and tingling, lightheadedness, headache, dizziness, blurred vision, seizures, confusion, and coma.
Psychiatric side effects have included anxiety.
Respiratory side effects have included tachypnea and dyspnea.
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