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Orphengesic

SIDE EFFECTS

Side effects of Orphengesic (orphenadrine citrate, asprin and caffeine tablets) Tablets or Orphengesic (orphenadrine citrate, asprin and caffeine tablets) Forte Tablets are those seen with aspirin and caffeine or those usually associated with mild anticholinergic agents. These may include tachycardia, palpitation, urinary hesitancy or retention, dry mouth, blurred vision, dilatation of the pupil, increased intraocular tension, weakness, nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness, constipa-tion, drowsiness, and rarely, urticaria and other derma-toses. Infrequently, an elderly patientmayexperiencesome degree of confusion. Mild central excitation and occasional hallucinations may be ob-served. These mild side effects can usually be eliminated by reduction in dosage. One case of aplastic anemia associated with the use of orphenadrine citrate, aspirin and caffeine has been reported. Nocasual relationship has been established. Rare G.I. hemorrhage due to aspirin content may be associated with the administration of Orphengesic (orphenadrine citrate, asprin and caffeine tablets) Tablets or Orphengesic (orphenadrine citrate, asprin and caffeine tablets) Forte Tablets. Somepatients may experience transient episodes of lightheadedness, dizziness or syncope.

Read the Orphengesic (orphenadrine citrate, asprin and caffeine tablets) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects

DRUG INTERACTIONS

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Last reviewed on RxList: 12/17/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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