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ceftazidime side effects?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
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.

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Ceftazidime effects?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
See below.: 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. Ceftazidime has excellent antibacterial effects against a wide range of gram negative bacteria including pseudomonas.
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What are the side effects of ceftazidime?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Her are they: Watery or bloody diarrhea, which may start while taking the drug or even quite awhile afterwards signs of an allergic reaction, such as: an unexplained rash itching hives redness of the face swelling of the mouth or throat wheezing difficulty breathing. •an immediate allergic reaction (with rash and itching) •headachedizziness •unusual sensations, such as burning, tingling, or pric.

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