Ritodrine Side Effects
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 5, 2022.
Applies to ritodrine: intravenous solution.
Cardiovascular side effects have included tachycardia or other cardiac arrhythmias (80% to 100%), diastolic blood pressure reduction resulting in dizziness and lightheadedness (80% to 100%), and chest pain or tightness (15%). Myocardial ischemia and palpitations have also been reported.[Ref]
Hepatic side effects have included hepatitis or impaired hepatic function.[Ref]
Symptoms associated with hyperglycemia included: blurred vision; drowsiness; dry mouth; flushed, dry skin; fruit-like breath odor; increased frequency and volume of urination; ketones in urine; loss of appetite; somnolence; stomachache; nausea, or vomiting; tiredness; and unusual thirst.[Ref]
Metabolic side effects have included transient maternal hyperglycemia and ketoacidosis.[Ref]
More about ritodrine
Related treatment guides
1. "Product Information. Yutopar (ritodrine)." Astra-Zeneca Pharmaceuticals (2001):
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.