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Olodaterol Side Effects

For the Consumer

Applies to olodaterol: inhalation spray

Along with its needed effects, olodaterol may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking olodaterol:

Incidence not known
  • Blurred vision
  • chest pain
  • convulsions
  • difficulty with breathing
  • fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
  • fruit-like breath odor
  • hives
  • increased blood pressure
  • increased thirst or urination
  • large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
  • muscle spasm or weakness
  • numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  • sweating
  • swelling of the eyes, face, or inside of the nose
  • sudden shortness of breath
  • tightness in the chest

Some side effects of olodaterol may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common
  • Back or joint pain
  • bloody or cloudy urine
  • cough
  • diarrhea
  • difficult, burning, or painful urination
  • frequent urge to urinate
  • lower back or side pain
  • rash
  • runny nose
  • sneezing

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to olodaterol: inhalation aerosol

General

-The most common adverse effect leading to discontinuation was worsening COPD.
-The most common serious adverse events were COPD exacerbation, pneumonia, and atrial fibrillation.[Ref]

Cardiovascular

Common (1% to 10%): Hypertension[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Common (1% to 10%): Diarrhea, constipation[Ref]

Genitourinary

Common (1% to 10%): Urinary tract infection[Ref]

Musculoskeletal

Common (1% to 10%): Back pain, arthralgia[Ref]

Nervous system

Common (1% to 10%): Dizziness[Ref]

Respiratory

Common (1% to 10%): Nasopharyngitis, upper respiratory tract infection, bronchitis, cough, pneumonia[Ref]

Other

Common (1% to 10%): Pyrexia[Ref]

Dermatologic

Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Rash[Ref]

References

1. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0

2. Cerner Multum, Inc. "UK Summary of Product Characteristics." O 0

3. "Product Information. Striverdi Respimat (olodaterol)." Boehringer Ingelheim, Ridgefield, CT.

Some side effects of olodaterol may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

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