What are the possible side effects of Anfetamina?
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction to Anfetamina: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using Anfetamina and call your doctor at once if you have:
chest pain, trouble breathing, feeling like you might pass out;
fast heartbeats, rapid breathing;
confusion, unusual thoughts, paranoia, hallucinations (seeing or hearing things that are not real);
new behavior problems, aggression, anger, feeling irritable;
numbness, pain, cold feeling, unexplained wounds, or skin color changes (pale, red, or blue appearance) in your fingers or toes;
changes in your vision; or
unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness (especially if you also have fever, unusual tiredness, and dark colored urine).
Anfetamina can affect growth in children. Tell your doctor if your child is not growing at a normal rate while using this medicine.
Common Anfetamina side effects may include:
stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite;
mood changes, feeling restless or nervous, sleep problems (insomnia);
dry mouth, unusual or unpleasant taste in the mouth;
runny nose, nosebleeds;
increased heart rate;
impotence, sexual problems.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Side effects of Anfetamina in details
Applies to Anfetamina: oral suspension extended release, oral tablet, oral tablet extended release disintegrating
Along with its needed effects, Anfetamina (the active ingredient contained in Anfetamina) 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 immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking Anfetamina:
- bladder pain
- bloody or cloudy urine
- delusions of persecution, mistrust, suspiciousness, or combativeness
- difficult, burning, or painful urination
- false or unusual sense of well-being
- feeling of unreality
- frequent urge to urinate
- lower back or side pain
- mental depression
- quick to react or overreact emotionally
- rapidly changing moods
- sense of detachment from self or body
- Seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there
- severe mental changes
Incidence Not Known
- Blurred vision
- fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
- overactive reflexes
- pounding in the ears
- shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
- slow or fast heartbeat
- talking or acting with excitement you cannot control
- trouble sleeping
- twitching, twisting, or uncontrolled repetitive movements of the tongue, lips, face, arms, or legs
- uncontrolled vocal outbursts or tics (uncontrolled repeated body movements)
Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking Anfetamina:
Symptoms of Overdose
- Dark urine
- dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
- muscle cramps, spasms, pain, or stiffness
- stomach cramps
- unusual tiredness or weakness
Some side effects of Anfetamina 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:
- Dry mouth
- loss of appetite
- sore throat
- stomach ache
- voice changes
- weight loss
- stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
Incidence Not Known
- Decreased interest in sexual intercourse
- difficulty having a bowel movement
- hives or welts, itching, or skin rash
- inability to have or keep an erection
- loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance
- redness of the skin
- unpleasant taste
What is the most important information I should know about Anfetamina?
- Tell your doctor or dentist that you take Anfetamina before you receive any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.
- Anfetamina may cause dizziness. This effect may be worse if you take it with alcohol or certain medicines. Use Anfetamina with caution. Do not drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you know how you react to it.
- Do NOT take more than the recommended dose or use for longer than prescribed without checking with your doctor.
- Serious effects, including heart attack, stroke, and sudden death, have occurred with the use of stimulant medicines in patients with heart defects or other serious heart problems. If you have a heart defect or other serious heart problem, talk with your doctor about other therapies to treat your condition.
- Anfetamina may cause sleeplessness. Do not take Anfetamina near your bedtime unless your doctor tells you otherwise.
- Anfetamina may cause circulation problems in the hands and feet. Tell your doctor if you have any numbness, pain, tingling, cold feeling, or skin color change (eg, from pale to blue or red) in your hands or feet. Call your doctor right away if you have any unexplained sores or wounds on your fingers or toes.
- Anfetamina may interfere with certain lab tests. Be sure your doctor and lab personnel know you are taking Anfetamina.
- You may need to have some heart tests before starting Anfetamina. Discuss any questions or concerns with your doctor.
- Check your blood pressure and heart rate as your doctor has told you. Discuss any questions or concerns with your doctor.
- Lab tests may be performed while you use Anfetamina. These tests may be used to monitor your condition or check for side effects. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments.
- Anfetamina should not be used in CHILDREN younger than 3 years old; safety and effectiveness in these children have not been confirmed.
- Anfetamina may affect growth rate in CHILDREN and teenagers in some cases. They may need regular growth checks while they take Anfetamina.
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Anfetamina while you are pregnant. Anfetamina is found in breast milk. Do not breast-feed while taking Anfetamina.
When used for long periods of time or at high doses, Anfetamina may not work as well and may require higher doses to obtain the same effect as when originally taken. This is known as TOLERANCE. Talk with your doctor if Anfetamina stops working well. Do not take more than prescribed.
Some people who use Anfetamina for a long time may develop a need to continue taking it. People who take high doses are also at risk. This is known as DEPENDENCE or addiction. If you suddenly stop taking Anfetamina, you may experience WITHDRAWAL symptoms. These may include severe fatigue and drowsiness.
Anfetamina is contraindicated in patients:
- With known hypersensitivity to Anfetamina, or other components of Anfetamina. Hypersensitivity reactions such as angioedema and anaphylactic reactions have been reported in patients treated with other Anfetamina products.
- Receiving concomitant treatment with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), or within 14 days following discontinuation of treatment with an MOAI (including MAOIs such as linezolid or intravenous methylene blue), because of an increased risk of hypertensive crisis.
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