alosetron (generic name)

It is used to treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in women
(al OH se tron)
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What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional immediately:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • blood in stool, bloody diarrhea or rectal bleeding
  • constipation
  • dark urine
  • hemorrhoids
  • fever
  • irregular heart beat
  • unusually weak or tired
  • worsening of abdominal pain
  • yellowing of the eyes or skin

Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):

  • anxiety
  • difficulty sleeping
  • dry mouth
  • frequent urination
  • gas
  • headache
  • nausea
  • restlessness

Where should I keep my medicine?

Keep out of the reach of children.

Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Protect from light and moisture. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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Last Updated: March 11, 2009
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