Histatrol Side Effects
Generic Name: histamine phosphate
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of histamine phosphate. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Histatrol.
Applies to histamine phosphate: intradermal injectable, intradermal solution
In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by histamine phosphate (the active ingredient contained in Histatrol). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.
If any of the following side effects occur while taking histamine phosphate, check with your doctor or nurse immediately:More common:
- fast or pounding heartbeat
- headache (continuing or severe)
- Bluish coloration of face
- blurred vision
- chest discomfort or pain
- convulsions (seizures)
- decrease in blood pressure (sudden)
- diarrhea (severe)
- difficulty with breathing
- flushing or redness of the face
- nausea and vomiting (severe)
Minor Side Effects
Some of the side effects that can occur with histamine phosphate may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:More common:
- Abdominal spasms or cramps
- metallic taste
- nausea or vomiting
- stomach pain
- swelling or redness at the place of injection
Not all side effects for Histatrol may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
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