PREGNANCY: Pentoxifylline has not been adequately studied in pregnant women.
NURSING MOTHERS: Pentoxifylline is excreted in breast milk and may cause adverse effects in the infant.
SIDE EFFECTS: Common adverse effects include nausea, vomiting, dizziness, headache, diarrhea, blurred vision, agitation, insomnia and drowsiness. Rarely, patients may experience abnormal heart beats, elevation of liver function tests, jaundice, and hepatitis.
Reference: FDA Prescribing Information
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