What are the possible side effects of MOVANTIK?
MOVANTIK may cause serious side effects, including:
- You may have symptoms of opioid withdrawal during treatment with MOVANTIK including sweating, chills, diarrhea, stomach pain, anxiety, irritability, and yawning. If you take methadone to treat your pain, you may be more likely to have stomach pain and diarrhea than people who do not take methadone. Tell your health care provider if you have any of these symptoms
Severe stomach pain or diarrhea, or both severe stomach pain and diarrhea.
- Severe stomach pain and diarrhea can happen when you take MOVANTIK. These problems can happen within a few days after you start taking MOVANTIK and can lead to hospitalization. Stop taking MOVANTIK and call your healthcare provider right away if you have severe stomach pain or diarrhea, or both severe stomach pain and diarrhea
Tear in your stomach or intestinal wall (perforation).
- Stomach pain that is severe can be a sign of a serious medical condition. If you have stomach pain that gets worse or does not go away, stop taking MOVANTIK and get emergency medical help right away
stomach (abdomen) pain, diarrhea, nausea, gas, vomiting, and headache
Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of MOVANTIK
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
Please see Important Safety Information, Medication Guide, and US Full Prescribing Information.