Viibryd Side Effects
Generic Name: vilazodone
Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug vilazodone. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Viibryd.
It is possible that some side effects of Viibryd may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.
For the Consumer
Applies to vilazodone: oral tablet
As well as its needed effects, vilazodone (the active ingredient contained in Viibryd) may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.
If any of the following side effects occur while taking vilazodone, check with your doctor immediately:Less common
- Actions that are out of control
- burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
- chest pain or discomfort
- extra heartbeat
- fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
- shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
- talking, feeling, and acting with excitement
- trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
Some vilazodone side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:More common
- dry mouth
- trouble sleeping
- Abdominal or stomach pain
- abnormal dreams
- aching or discomfort in the lower legs or sensation of crawling in the legs
- acid or sour stomach
- bloated or full feeling
- blurred vision
- change in taste
- decreased interest in sexual intercourse
- decreased vision
- difficulty with moving
- dry eyes
- excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines
- feeling jittery
- headache, severe and throbbing
- inability to have or keep an erection
- increased or decreased appetite
- increased sweating
- loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
- loss of appetite
- loss of taste
- muscle pain or stiffness
- night sweats
- not able to have an orgasm
- pain in the joints
- passing gas
- relaxed and calm
- sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
- stomach discomfort or upset
- unusual tiredness or weakness
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to vilazodone: oral kit, oral tablet
Gastrointestinal side effects have included Increased appetite, diarrhea, nausea, dry mouth, flatulence, dyspepsia, vomiting, and gastroenteritis.
Nervous system side effects have included dizziness, somnolence, paresthesia, tremor, restlessness, akathisia, and restless legs syndrome.
Psychiatric side effects have included insomnia and abnormal dream.
Genitourinary side effects have included decreased libido, abnormal orgasm, delayed ejaculation, erectile dysfunction, and anorgasmia.
Musculoskeletal side effects have included arthralgia.
Cardiovascular side effects have included palpitations.
General side effects have included fatigue and feeling jittery.
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