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Sacrosidase Side Effects

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Apr 17, 2022.

For the Consumer

Applies to sacrosidase: oral solution

Side effects requiring immediate medical attention

Along with its needed effects, sacrosidase 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 sacrosidase:

Incidence not known

  • Chest pain
  • increase in heart rate
  • itching
  • nervousness
  • rapid breathing
  • rash
  • swelling of the face, tongue, and throat
  • wheezing or troubled breathing

Side effects not requiring immediate medical attention

Some side effects of sacrosidase 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

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to sacrosidase: oral solution


Frequency not reported: Abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Insomnia, nervousness[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Serious hypersensitivity reaction[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Wheezing[Ref]

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Headache[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Dehydration[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Sucraid (sacrosidase)." Orphan Medical (2001):

Further information

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.