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Morrhuate sodium Side Effects

Applies to morrhuate sodium: injectable solution

Cardiovascular

Cardiovascular side effects have included thrombosis, valvular incompetency, and vascular collapse.[Ref]

Nervous system

Nervous system side effects have included drowsiness, headache, and dizziness.[Ref]

Dermatologic

Dermatologic side effects have included urticaria.[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Gastrointestinal side effects have included nausea and vomiting.[Ref]

Local

Local side effects have included burning at the site of injection and severe extravasation effects.[Ref]

Musculoskeletal

Musculoskeletal side effects have included weakness.[Ref]

Respiratory

Respiratory side effects have included asthma and pulmonary embolism.[Ref]

Hypersensitivity

Hypersensitivity side effects have included anaphylaxis reactions.[Ref]

References

1. "Multum Information Services, Inc. Expert Review Panel"

2. "Product Information. Morrhuate Sodium (morrhuate sodium)." American Regent Laboratories Inc, Shirley, NY.

Not all side effects for morrhuate sodium 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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