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what are the side effects for the medication of guanfacine?

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Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: Usual: dizziness, drowsiness, headache, depression, constipation, gas pains, diarrhea, loss of appetite, fatigue, and nasal congestion may occur. Rare: chest pain, shortness of breath, skin rash, swelling of the hands or feet, blurred vision, yellowing of the eyes or skin. Cardiovascular side effects include orthostatic hypotension, dizziness, palpitations.
Answered on May 9, 2013
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