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Micrainin Side Effects

Generic Name: aspirin / meprobamate

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of aspirin / meprobamate. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Micrainin.

Applies to aspirin / meprobamate: oral tablet

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by aspirin / meprobamate. In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

Major Side Effects

You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking aspirin / meprobamate:

Rare
  • Wheezing, shortness of breath, troubled breathing, or tightness in chest
Symptoms of overdose:
  • Any loss of hearing
  • bloody urine
  • confusion (severe)
  • convulsions (seizures)
  • diarrhea (severe or continuing)
  • dizziness or lightheadedness (continuing)
  • drowsiness (severe)
  • fast or deep breathing
  • hallucinations (seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there)
  • headache (severe or continuing)
  • increased sweating
  • nausea or vomiting (continuing)
  • nervousness or excitement (severe)
  • ringing or buzzing in ears (continuing)
  • slow heartbeat
  • slurred speech
  • staggering
  • stomach pain (severe or continuing)
  • unexplained fever
  • unusual or uncontrolled flapping movements of the hands, especially in elderly patients
  • unusual thirst
  • vision problems
  • weakness (severe)
Symptoms of overdose in children
  • Changes in behavior
  • drowsiness or tiredness (severe)
  • fast or deep breathing

Severity: Moderate

If any of the following side effects occur while taking aspirin / meprobamate, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

Rare
  • Bloody or black, tarry stools
  • confusion
  • skin rash, hives, or itching
  • sore throat and fever
  • unusual bleeding or bruising
  • unusual excitement
  • unusual tiredness or weakness
  • vomiting of blood or material that looks like coffee grounds

Minor Side Effects

Some of the side effects that can occur with aspirin / meprobamate 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:
  • Drowsiness
  • heartburn or indigestion
  • nausea with or without vomiting
  • stomach pain (mild)
Less common:
  • Blurred vision or change in near or distant vision
  • dizziness or lightheadedness
  • headache

Side Effects: Post Treatment

After you stop taking this drug, it is possible that you may still experience side effects that need medical attention. If you notice any of the following side effects check with your doctor immediately:

  • Clumsiness or unsteadiness
  • confusion
  • convulsions (seizures)
  • hallucinations (seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there)
  • increased dreaming
  • muscle twitching
  • nausea or vomiting
  • nervousness or restlessness
  • nightmares
  • trembling
  • trouble in sleeping

Not all side effects for Micrainin 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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