What are the side effects of sulindac?

The side effects of sulindac range from mild to severe. Talk with your doctor if any of the following symptoms become worse or do not go away: abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, nausea, dizziness, gas, headaches, indigestion, itching, loss of appetite, nervousness, ringing in ears, stomach cramps, swelling due to fluid retention or vomiting.
If you experience any of the following, contact your doctor right away: unexplained weight gain, fever, chills, pale skin, cough, sweating, flushing, muscle or joint pain, chest pain, blisters, rash, itching, hives, swelling of the eyes, face, lips, tongue, throat, arms, hands, feet, ankles or lower legs, difficulty breathing or swallowing, hoarseness, racing heartbeat, excessive tiredness, unusual bleeding or bruising, lack of energy, upset stomach, loss of appetite, pain in the upper right part of the stomach, flu-like symptoms, yellowing of the skin or eyes, cloudy, discolored or bloody urine, back pain, difficult or painful urination, blurred vision or other vision problems.

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