Doxino Side Effects



Acino Pharma AG


Ceutical Trading
Chong Ruan Trading
Full Prescribing Info
Side Effects
Like all medicines, DOXINO can cause side effects although not everybody gets them.
STOP taking DOXINO and call an ambulance immediately if the patient experiences any of the following: Heart attack.
Weakness of arms, legs or problems speaking which may be symptoms of a stroke.
Swelling of the face, tongue or throat which may be the result of an allergic reaction to this medicine.
Tell the doctor immediately if the patient experiences any of the following symptoms after taking DOXINO: Chest pain, angina.
Shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, wheezing.
Increased, decreased or irregular heartbeat.
Feeling the patient's heartbeat (palpitations).
Skin rash or itching (especially the whole body).
Yellowing of the skin or the eyes (jaundice).
Low numbers of white blood cells or blood platelets, which may result in bruising or easy bleeding.
The following events have been reported in patients being treated with DOXINO. If any of these side effects get serious, or if the patient notices any side effects not listed, please tell the doctor.
Common side effects: These can affect up to 1 in 10 patients: Dizziness, feeling of spinning or rotation of surroundings (vertigo), headache.
Low blood pressure.
Swelling of feet, ankles or fingers.
Bronchitis, coughing, respiratory tract (nose, throat, lungs) infection.
Nasal stuffiness, sneezing and/or runny nose caused by inflammation of the lining of the nose (rhinitis).
Stomach/abdominal pains, feeling/being sick.
Urinary tract infection, urinary incontinence (inability to control passing urine), inflammation of the bladder (cystitis).
Sleepiness, general weakness.
Indigestion, heartburn, dry mouth.
Back pain, painful muscles.
Flu-like symptoms.
Uncommon side effects: These can affect up to 1 in 100 patients: Constipation, wind, inflammation of the stomach and intestines (gastroenteritis) which can cause diarrhoea and vomiting.
Pain or discomfort on passing urine, needing to pass urine more often than usual, blood in urine.
Inflammation of the joints (gout), painful joints, general pain.
Swelling of the face.
Sleeplessness, anxiety, depression.
Reduced or altered sense of touch or sensation of the hands and feet.
Increased appetite or loss of appetite, weight gain.
Nose bleeds.
Ringing in the ears, tremor.
Failure/ inability to achieve penile erection.
Abnormal results for blood tests which show changes in the way the liver is working.
Very Rare side effects: These can affect up to 1 in 10,000 patients: Faintness or dizziness caused by low blood pressure when getting up from a sitting or lying position.
Hepatitis (liver inflammation) or bile disorder.
Hives, hair loss, red or purple patches on the skin, bleeding under the skin.
Tingling or numbness of the hands and feet.
Agitation, nervousness.
Tiredness, generally feeling unwell.
Aggravated wheezing.
Muscle cramps, muscle weakness.
Blurred vision.
Disorder in passing urine, needing to pass urine at night, increased volume of urine passed, increased production of urine causing an increase in the number of times of passing urine.
Discomfort or enlargement of the breasts in men.
Painful persistent erection of the penis.
Other side effects: The frequency of these side effects is unknown: Little or no semen ejaculated at sexual climax, cloudy urine following sexual climax.
Eye problems may occur during eye surgery for cataract (cloudiness of the lens of the eye). See Precautions.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if the patient notices any side effects not listed, please tell the doctor.
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