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Ureaphil Side Effects

Generic Name: urea

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug urea. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Ureaphil.

Applies to urea: intravenous powder for solution

As well as its needed effects, urea (the active ingredient contained in Ureaphil) may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.

Major Side Effects

If any of the following side effects occur while taking urea, check with your doctor immediately:

  • Pain in lower abdomen
  • weakness

Severity: Moderate

If any of the following side effects occur while taking urea, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

  • Confusion
  • irregular heartbeat
  • muscle cramps or pain
  • numbness, tingling, pain, or weakness in hands or feet
  • unusual tiredness or weakness
  • weakness and heaviness of legs

Minor Side Effects

Some urea side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:

More common:
  • Nausea or vomiting
Less common or rare:
  • Headache
  • diarrhea

After the procedure is completed, this procedure may still produce some side effects that need medical attention. Check with your doctor if you notice any of the following side effects:

  • Chills or shivering
  • fever
  • foul-smelling vaginal discharge
  • increase in bleeding of the uterus
  • pain in lower abdomen

It is possible that some side effects of Ureaphil may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

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