The side effects that you are experiencing are not listed as possible side effects of this medication.
Contact your Dr. as soon as you can and let him or her know what you are experiencing from this medication.-
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Atacand:
Back pain; dizziness; upper respiratory tract infection.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Atacand:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; hoarseness); change in the amount of urine produced; chest pain; dark urine; difficulty swallowing; fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; muscle pain or cramps; severe or persistent stomach pain (with or without nausea or vomiting); symptoms of low blood pressure (eg, fainting, lightheadedness, severe dizziness); unusual bruising or bleeding; yellowing of the eyes or skin.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. Report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
All the best and take care.-