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Ceftazidime side effects?

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Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience in Infectious Disease
See below.: All antibiotics have many potention side effects and toxicities. Ceftazidime is a cephalosporin antibiotic. The most common side effects are nausia, vomitting, diarrhea and allergic reactions. In general cephalosporin antibiotics are well tolerated and are safe to take during pregnancy.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014

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