Tafamidis Side Effects
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on July 9, 2020.
For the Consumer
Applies to tafamidis: oral capsule liquid filled
Side effects requiring immediate medical attention
Along with its needed effects, tafamidis 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 tafamidis:
Incidence not known
- difficulty swallowing
- fast heartbeat
- hives, itching, skin rash
- puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips or, tongue
- tightness in chest
- unusual tiredness or weakness
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to tafamidis: oral capsule
Very common (10% or more): Urinary tract infection, vaginal infection[Ref]
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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.