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I suffer from arterial pulmonary hypertension, & c.o.p.d. I am

I suffer from arterial pulmonary hypertension, & c.o.p.d.
I am taking uptravi and this week my pulminologist started me on a 2nd drug named, "adcirca". I have only been on this drug a few days. I am having a lot of pain in my legs, left knew and lower back on both sides. I also have restless leg syndrome. do you know if the pain I am having is a side effect of adcirca 20 mg. twice per day for a total of 40.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018
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