Piperazine Side Effects
Applies to piperazine: oral syrup, oral tablet
As well as its needed effects, piperazine may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.
Major Side Effects
If any of the following side effects occur while taking piperazine, check with your doctor immediately:Rare
- Blurring of vision
- crawling or tingling feeling of the skin
- irregular, twisting movement, especially of the face, arms, and legs
- joint pain
- skin rash or itching
Minor Side Effects
Some piperazine side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:Less common:
- Abdominal or stomach cramps or pain
- muscle weakness
- nausea or vomiting
It is possible that some side effects of piperazine may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.
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