What are the side effects of butabarbital?

Possible side effects associated with butabarbital include:

  • dizziness
  • drowsiness
  • memory loss
  • lack of concentration
  • agitation
  • joint or muscle discomfort
  • nightmares
  • vomiting
  • nausea
  • upset stomach
  • constipation

Severe allergic reactions can occur. If you experience skin eruptions, swelling of the face, or difficulty breathing after taking butabarbital, seek immediate medical assistance. Other severe side effects include:

  • hallucinations
  • slowed heartbeat or respiration
  • fainting
  • flu-like symptoms
  • mouth sores
  • abnormal bruising or bleeding

These severe side effects should be brought to the attention of your doctor.

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