Avandia (Rosiglitazone) Side Effects

Like other oral antidiabetic medicinesAvandia (Rosiglitazone) has corresponding side effects categorized based on their intensity to the patients receiving the treatment, including mild and severe. Take into account the following set of adverse reactions after taking the dosage for this specific medication.

Common Side Effects

These are side effects where immediate medical attention is not necessary. However, they can be easily managed with household remedies. The good news is, in most cases they do not last longer than a few days.

  • Mild headache
  • Cough
  • Stuffy nose
  • Sneezing
  • Sore throat
  • Back pain
  • Fever
  • Ear congestion
  • Hoarseness
  • Joint pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Lightheadedness
  • Diarrhea

Severe Side Effects

Some side effects of Rosiglitazone (Avandia) can apparently look manageable, but are actually on the severe side of the spectrum. If you experience some of these reactions, check with your healthcare professional immediately:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Blurry vision
  • Chest pain
  • Dry mouth
  • Dry skin
  • Bad breath
  • Increased hunger
  • Increases thirst
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Nausea
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Pale skin
  • Weight gain
  • Sweating
  • Weight loss
  • Unexplained bleeding
  • Vomiting
  • Extreme weakness
  • Change in the menstrual cycle
  • Bone fracture
  • Dark urine
  • Yellowing of the eyes and skin

Rare Side Effects

These are side effects that affect very few individuals. Sometimes, 1 out of 10 people experience them. We would advise you to seek medical help in the following instances.

  • Anxiety
  • Chills
  • Cold sweats
  • Coma
  • Confusion
  • Dark urine
  • Nightmares
  • Slurred speech
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Fast heartbeat
  • Shakiness
  • Seizures
  • Depression
  • Mild to severe headache

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