Side effects of Generic Tapentadol:
A very dangerous or severe side effect or adverse reaction from taking this pills are not possible nor ever reported if taken exactly as prescribed and not extending course of treat moderate to severe pain. But, Tapentadol being a medication like all other medication might cause some side effects that would be mild and short-lived. Some of the most common side effects are;
- Shallow breathing.
- Lack of coordination.
- Hyperactive nerve reflex.
- Rapid heartbeats.
- Weak pulse.
- Light headedness.
- Impaired speech.
- Swelling on throat, tongue, lips and face.
- General weakness.
These are just few of the most common ones and there could be few more that are either common or rare but side effects are short-lived and will vanish in few minutes and will not occur with regular usage of this opioid pain medication. Just in case you feel any of the side effects to be severe or dangerous it would be ideal to call your doctor and stop using Tapentadol temporarily.