Amivan Adverse Reactions





Bell-Kenz Pharma


Euro Generics
Full Prescribing Info
Adverse Reactions
Body As a Whole: Anaphylactoid reactions.
Cardiovascular: Symptomatic hypotension (reported in 0.5% of patients in US trials), syncope and palpitations.
Respiratory: Cough.
Hematologic: Pancytopenia, hemolytic anemia and thrombocytopenia.
Renal: Some hypertensive patients with no apparent pre-existing renal disease have developed minor, usually transient, increases in blood urea nitrogen and serum creatinine, acute renal failure.
Angioneurotic Edema: Angioneurotic edema.
Gastrointestinal: Hepatic failure, hepatitis, jaundice, pancreatitis, abdominal pain (sometimes with enzyme changes suggesting pancreatitis), anorexia, constipation, diarrhea, dry mouth, dyspepsia, dysphagia, gastroenteritis, increased salivation and taste disturbance, nausea and vomiting.
Dermatologic: Apparent hypersensitivity reactions (manifested by urticarial, pruritus, or rash, with or without fever), photosensitivity, purpura, onycholysis, pemphigus, pemphigoid, erythema multiforme, toxic epidermal necrolysis, and Stevens-Johnson syndrome.
Neurologic and Psychiatric: Anxiety, amnesia, convulsions, depression, hearing loss, insomnia, nervousness, neuralgia, neuropathy, paresthesia, somnolence, tinnitus, tremor, vertigo, and vision disturbances, dizziness, headache.
Miscellaneous: As with other ACE inhibitors, a symptom complex has been reported which may include a positive ANA, an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate, arthralgia/arthritis, myalgia, fever, vasculitis, eosinophilia, photosensitivity, rash and other dermatologic manifestations.
Other: Arthralgia, arthritis, dyspnea, edema, epistaxis, impotence, increased sweating, malaise, myalgia, and weight gain.
Post-Marketing Experience: There have been rare reports of hypoglycemia reported during therapy when given to patients concomitantly taking oral hypoglycemic agents or insulin. The causal relationship is unknown.
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