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Vasodilan Side Effects

Generic name: isoxsuprine

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Oct 6, 2022.

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

Applies to isoxsuprine: tablet.

Serious side effects of Vasodilan

Along with its needed effects, isoxsuprine (the active ingredient contained in Vasodilan) 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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur while taking isoxsuprine:


  • Chest pain
  • dizziness or faintness (more common for injection)
  • fast heartbeat (more common for injection)
  • shortness of breath
  • skin rash

Other side effects of Vasodilan

Some side effects of isoxsuprine 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

  • Nausea or vomiting (more common for injection)

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.