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Reversol Side Effects

Generic Name: edrophonium

Note: This document contains side effect information about edrophonium. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Reversol.

Applies to edrophonium: injection solution

Along with its needed effects, edrophonium (the active ingredient contained in Reversol) 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 or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking edrophonium:

Incidence not known
  • Chest pain or discomfort
  • dizziness
  • fainting
  • fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat
  • increased frequency of urination
  • increased sweating
  • lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting
  • loss of bladder control
  • muscle twitches that are visible under the skin
  • seizures
  • slurred speech
  • trouble breathing
  • trouble speaking
  • unusual tiredness

Some side effects of edrophonium 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:

Incidence not known
  • Abdominal or stomach cramps
  • constricted pupils (black part of the eye)
  • diarrhea
  • double vision
  • hoarseness
  • increased salivation
  • muscle weakness
  • nausea
  • redness of the white part of the eyes or inside of the eyelids
  • sore throat
  • vomiting
  • watering of the eyes

Some side effects of Reversol 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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