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What are the side effects of estazolam?

Some people may experience side effects while taking estazolam. Minor side effects do not require medical attention unless they are severe or persistent. Some of these common side effects include:

  • aggression
  • agitation
  • amnesia or forgetfulness
  • blurry vision
  • burning or tingly feeling
  • changes in behavior
  • constipation
  • daytime drowsiness
  • depressed mood
  • dizziness
  • dry mouth
  • drowsiness
  • feeling nervous, excited, or irritable
  • grogginess
  • headache
  • increased thirst
  • leg pain
  • lack of balance or coordination
  • muscle weakness or stiffness
  • numbness
  • nausea
  • slowed or uncoordinated movements
  • stomach discomfort
  • vomiting
  • weakness

Some side effects are very serious. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience:

  • anxiety
  • appetite change
  • blisters
  • clay-colored stools
  • confusion
  • dark urine
  • difficulty breathing or swallowing
  • easy bruising or bleeding
  • fast or pounding heartbeats
  • flu-like symptoms
  • hallucinations
  • agitation
  • aggression
  • hives
  • jaundice
  • memory problems
  • nausea
  • pale skin
  • rash
  • restless muscle movements
  • slurred speech
  • stomach pain
  • swelling
  • thoughts of hurting or killing yourself
  • unusual thoughts or behavior
  • unusual weakness
  • weak or shallow breathing
  • urination problems

Seek emergency medical attention if you experience an allergic reaction with signs such as itchy skin or hives, a rash, chest pain, or breathing problems.

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