Auvi-Q Side Effects

Fast/pounding heartbeat, nervousness, sweating, nausea, vomiting, trouble breathing, headache, dizziness, anxiety, shakiness, or pale skin may occur. If any of these effects last or get worse, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.

Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: irregular heartbeat, signs of infection at the injection site (such as redness that doesn't go away, warmth, swelling, or pain).

Get medical help right away if you have any very serious side effects, including: chest pain, fainting, vision changes, seizures, confusion.

This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

In the US -

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at

In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
  • hypoglycemic disorder
  • lactic acidosis
  • hypokalemia
  • acute confusion
  • apprehension
  • panic disorder
  • agitation
  • hypertension
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • angina
  • myocardial ischemia
  • cardiomyopathy
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • ventricular fibrillation
  • ventricular premature beats
  • cardiac arrhythmia
  • ventricular arrhythmias
  • Intracranial Bleeding
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • pulmonary edema
  • xerostomia
  • kidney disease with reduction in glomerular filtration rate (GFR)
  • pilomotor abnormalities
  • drowsy
  • memory impairment
  • dizziness
  • hyperhidrosis
  • tremor
  • hypesthesia
  • pallor
  • headache disorder
  • palpitations
  • chest pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • oliguria
  • hyperglycemia
  • nervousness
  • injection site sequelae
  • paresthesia
  • general weakness
  • gangrene
  • extravasation injury
  • paradoxical bronchospasm
  • necrotizing fasciitis
  • blanching of skin
  • symptoms of anxiety
  • tachycardia
  • injection site infection

Drug Interactions

Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (such as prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval.

Some products that may interact with this drug are: beta-blockers (such as propranolol).