Are there any side effects of propylhexedrine?

Common side effects of propylhexedrine inhalers include sneezing, nasal burning or nasal discharge. Overuse of this medication has been known to cause headaches, nervousness, elevated blood pressure or rebound congestion. This may cause side effects such as a stuffy nose or redness and swelling of the nasal mucosa. People who use this medication recreationally may experience psychotic side effects, palpitations (abnormal heartbeat), ventricular extrasystoles (premature beating of the heart), shock or death. Call 911 if any of these serious side effects occur.

Seek emergency medical help if you experience signs of an allergic reaction, such as hives, skin rash, difficulty breathing or swelling of the face, tongue or throat. Tell your doctor if you have any unusual side effects while taking this medication.

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