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Sucraid Side Effects

Generic name: sacrosidase

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Aug 26, 2022.

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

Applies to sacrosidase: oral solution.

Serious side effects of Sucraid

Along with its needed effects, sacrosidase (the active ingredient contained in Sucraid) 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

Other side effects of Sucraid

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.