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What are the common side effects of Midol?

While Midol does not commonly cause side effects, serious reactions can occur in rare cases. Contact a doctor immediately if you develop dark urine, pale stools, abnormal heartbeat, irritability, nervousness, unusually tiredness, or jaundice. You should also seek medical help if you are experiencing chest tightness, breathing problems, facial swelling, itching, or hives while taking Midol, as these can be signs of an allergic reaction.

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