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Side Effects

List Actos side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Actos:

Common side effects of Actos:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Actos:

  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • Weight GainSevere

Rare side effects of Actos:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Broken BoneSevere
  • Cancer of the BladderSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Liver FailureSevere
  • Macular EdemaSevere
  • Stimulation of Ovarian FunctionSevere
  • Worsening of Chronic Heart FailureSevere

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CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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