What are the side effects of levorphanol?

The side effects of levorphanol may include difficulty urinating, constipation, rash, dizziness, vomiting, upset stomach, lightheadedness, stomach pain and drowsiness. Your doctor should be informed if the symptoms are persistent or severe or if you experience fainting or difficulty breathing. In order to prevent dependence or addiction, take care to only take as much of this medication as your doctor prescribes. When you no longer need to take levorphanol, your doctor will gradually wean you off of it. Side effects caused by stopping too suddenly include: body aches, nausea, restlessness, shaking, stomach cramps and sweating.

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