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Serious Reactions to Ziac

Side Effects to Report

Some side effects with Ziac, while occurring infrequently, are potentially serious and should be reported to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Signs of an electrolyte imbalance, such as:
 
    • Dry mouth and increased thirst
    • Weakness
    • Tiredness
    • Restlessness
    • Seizures
    • Confusion
    • Muscle pain and cramps
    • Decreased urine output
    • Weak or irregular heartbeat
    • Nausea and vomiting
 
  • Gout or worsening of preexisting gout
  • Eye pain or changes in vision 
  • Lightheadedness or fainting, which can be a sign of dangerously low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • A slow heart rate (bradycardia)
  • Chest pain
  • Worsening of asthma
  • Depression
  • Signs of heart failure, such as:
 
    • Rapid weight gain
    • Swelling of the hands and feet
    • Shortness of breath
 
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, including:
 
    • Unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
 

Final Thoughts on Ziac Side Effects

You may experience some or none of the side effects listed in this article. Unfortunately, there is no way for your healthcare provider to know beforehand if you will have problems with a medicine that you have never tried. Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while taking Ziac or if something "just does not seem right." While it may not be related to Ziac, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.
 
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