clonidine/chlorthalidone - oral, Combipres (cont.)
SIDE EFFECTS: Dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, headache, constipation, weakness, tiredness, or increased urination may occur as your body adjusts to the medication. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.This drug can lead to serious water and mineral loss (dehydration). Tell your doctor immediately if you have any of these unlikely but serious symptoms of dehydration: loss of appetite, confusion, severe dizziness/fainting, unusual dry mouth/thirst, severe headache, fast/irregular heartbeat, muscle cramps/spasms, nausea/vomiting, numbness/tingling, restlessness, seizure, decrease in amount of urine, unusual weakness/tiredness.Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: slow heartbeat, joint pain (e.g., big toe pain), decreased sexual function, swelling of the hands/feet, unusual weight gain.Tell your doctor immediately if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: easy bleeding/bruising, signs of infection (e.g., fever, persistent sore throat), persistent nausea/vomiting, severe stomach/abdominal pain, pale stool, yellowing of eyes/skin, difficult urination, dark urine.A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any of the following symptoms of a serious allergic reaction: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
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