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Q: How safe is Farxiga?

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Common Farxiga (dapagliflozin) side effects include genital yeast infections, urinary tract infections, and muscle aches. Serious side effects are possible, but rare. These include ketoacidosis, kidney injury, and dehydration leading to dizziness and fainting. Ask your doctor about symptoms of a serious reaction.

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  2. Farxiga Prescribing Information. https://www.drugs.com/pro/farxiga.html#s-34076-0