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What side effects can this medication cause?

If you experience any of the following serious side effects, stop taking prochlorperazine and seek emergency medical treatment:

an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing, closing of your throat, swelling of your lips, tongue, or face, or hives)
uncontrollable movements of the tongue, face, lips, arms, or legs
muscle spasms of the face or neck
severe restlessness or tremor
severe drowsiness or fainting
a rash 

Other less serious side effects may be more likely to occur. Continue to take prochlorperazine and talk to your doctor if you experience:

decreased sweating
dry mouth and stuffy nose
blurred vision
mild restlessness, weakness, or tremor
difficult urination or dark urine
decreased sex drive
increased appetite

Side effects other than those listed here may also occur, so please consult your doctor about any side effect that seems unusual or that is especially bothersome.


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