What are the possible side effects of lurasidone (Latuda)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop taking lurasidone and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
- dizziness, fainting, fast or pounding heartbeats;
- agitation, hostility, confusion, thoughts about hurting yourself;
- seizure (convulsions);
- fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms, sores in your mouth and throat;
- high blood sugar (increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth,...
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What are the precautions when taking lurasidone hcl tablets for oral administration (Latuda)?
See also Warning section.
Before taking lurasidone, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: kidney problems, liver problems, stroke, breast cancer, diabetes (including family history), obesity, low blood pressure, seizures, low white blood cell count, dementia (such as Alzheimer's Disease), trouble swallowing.
This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness until you are sure you can perform such activities...
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