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What are the side effects of felbamate?

If you have signs of an allergic reaction to felbamate, including trouble breathing, facial swelling, hives and fever, you should seek emergency help. Felbamate can cause changes in mood or behavior, including suicidal thoughts, aggressiveness, anxiety or depression, so you and those around you should pay attention to any of these changes. Side effects that are considered serious are an increase in seizures, weakness, bruising or bleeding, lack of coordination, heart palpitations, flu-like symptoms, dark urine or jaundice. Mild side effects may include fatigue, dizziness, drowsiness, anxiety, headaches, insomnia, weight changes, acne, diarrhea or constipation, nausea or vomiting or blurry vision.

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