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What are the side effects of lesuride?

what are the side effects of tablet lesuride prescribed by my doctor daily before lunch and dinner . i had problem of acidity after my gall bladder be stone operation in 1987. the problem was acute on 25th -28th jan 2013. i consulted doctor. he did endoscopy . in the report of endoscopy the problem is of oesophagus. in the lower portion 4-5 cm. inflammation, congested with multiple erosions and ge junction is incompetent. doctor prescribed nexpro-40 in empty stomach daily inthe morning, lesuride daily before lunch and dinner, one farbion daily and sparcid syrup daily after lunch and dinner. i want to know the side effects of these medicines. is my problem is serious. i asked the doctor if i do not take proper medicine of my problem then the chances of oesophagus cancer is there then doctor said Yes . my mother passed away due to cancer of oesophagus. Please solve my curiosity
Tue, 2 Jul 2013
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Dear madam,

Thank you for posting your query on HCM.

well Lisuride has got many side effects namely

Decreased appetite Psychiatric Disorders Hallucination,anxiety Confusion,nightmares, insomnia Paranoid reactions, disorientation,hypersexuality, increased libido, pathological
gambling ,Dyskinesia, somnolence, vertigo, headache,Orthostatic
hypotension, cold extremities,Nausea, dry mouth, obstipation , vomiting etc.

Well GERD leading to CA oesophagus is a likely possibilty but you should stay in touch with a gastroenterologist for that.

If you have any further queries feel free to ask .

hope it answers your query.

Take care .

Dr. Shruti
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