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Side effects of cephalexin?

Side effects of cephalexin?

Few: Aside from allergic reactions which are few, occasional GI upset, Cephalexin has very few side-effects. ...Read more

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Metronidazole (Definition)

It's an antibiotic used to treat infections such as bacterial vaginosis or a type of ...Read more


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Zithromax and side effects of it?

Zithromax and side effects of it?

Beware: Most common side effect is GI upset.But a new fda warning came out this week about heart problems.All drugs have risks-do not take any rx without risk/benefit thought. ...Read more

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Side effect of fluconazole?

Side effect of fluconazole?

Fluconazole!: A great antifungual drug. Yes, liver issues are commonly listed (but very uncommon) as a side effect and its effects on the metabolism of other drugs (increasing levels of statins, viagra, (sildenafil) cialis), but they are far more less likely to have these issues compared with other systemic antifungals. I've used it in hundreds of patients without seeing a single major problem. ...Read more

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Bad side effects with first dose of Flagyl 500mg (agitation, tremors, tingling, heavy feeling on face) and prescribed the gel form. Scared of effects.

Bad side effects with first dose of Flagyl 500mg (agitation, tremors, tingling, heavy feeling on face) and prescribed the gel form. Scared of effects.

Stop and see doctor: Can take med with food to see if it helps and avoid all etoh while taking the medicine. If severe see yiur doctor soon and stop medicine. I hope you feel well soon. ...Read more

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Side effects of tetracycline?

Side effects of tetracycline?

A few: Tetracycline should not be given in pregnancy due to staining of the teeth of the fetus. Like all drugs tetracycline can cause allergy. It can lead to overgrowth of other organisms particularly candida in the vagina. It might not be effective in some cases and of course will not work for viral illness. It is a useful and very inexpensive drug which is now not being carried in some pharmacies. ...Read more

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Side effects of ethosuximide? Is much nausea one of the side effects?

Side effects of ethosuximide?  Is much nausea one of the side effects?

It can be.: Side effects of Ethosuximide can include dizziness, headache, sleepiness, decreased appetite, diarrhea, GI upset, nausea, vomiting, balance problems, confusion, altered sleep, itch, enlarged gums, hiccups, tongue swelling, change in blood count, allergic reaction, vision changes, & even psychosis, seizure, lupus, suicidal thoughts and behavior, or severe rash. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking biaxin (clarithromycin)?

What are the side effects of taking biaxin (clarithromycin)?

GI upset: Gi problems (diarrhea, belly pain, nausea, vomiting, bad taste, heartburn). Rash. Headaches. If you have coronary artery disease, talk with your heart doctor (there's some concern about heart conduction problems and possible bad heart rhythms. ...Read more

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Side effect of antibiotics?

Side effect of antibiotics?

Well, there is: Hey, any side effect, any antibiotic; you call the physician who prescribed it. Well, it kinda goes with the territory. Not a problem. Yes-tomorrow, tomorrow morning. Because! ...Read more

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What are the side effects of metronidazole and clindamycin?

What are the side effects of metronidazole and clindamycin?

multiple: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea are all possible. Other side effects are less common but are multiple. You can always look at the insert that came with the medication for the full listing. However, these are among the most frequently reported. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of ativan (lorazepam) 1 mg?

What are the side effects of ativan (lorazepam) 1 mg?

Mild except if pregn: I agree with dr elliott, and only wish to add that it is important not to use if there is a chance you could get pregnant, or are early in your pregnancy, since it can cause birth defects. ...Read more

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Any bad side effects of rocephin (ceftriaxone)?

Any bad side effects of rocephin (ceftriaxone)?

Rocephin (ceftriaxone): Allergic reaction to penicillin - rash hives shortness of breath inability to breathe death rash abnormal liver enzymes pain at injection site etc however since this is a prescription medication given IV or intramuscularly it must be important to be ordered. Review with the prescribing physician! ...Read more

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Side effect or more of ciprofloxacin hcl?

Side effect or more of ciprofloxacin hcl?

Weakened tendons!: Tendons and ligaments have ruptured after long courses of flxin antibiotics. It is quite uncommon, or these drugs would not be used. So albeit rare, the frequency is substantially increased! ...Read more

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Side effects of avelox?

Side effects of avelox?

Avelox: Some are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, heartburn, loss of appetite, headache, weakness, dry mouth, sores in mouth/tongue, sweating. Serious ones are allergic reactions, shortness of breath, confusion, changes in mental status. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking 2 mg of valium?

What are the side effects of taking 2 mg of valium?

The most common: side effects of Valium are: Shakiness and unsteady walk unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking diazepam?

What are the side effects of taking diazepam?

It depends : On how regularly you use. Sedation if you use irregulaly. Physical dependency if you use too regularly. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking Accutane and ciprofloxacin?

What are the side effects of taking Accutane and ciprofloxacin?

Combination OK: You would have to consider side effects of each separtely. Accutane has a long list the wort of which is dry skin, potential for depression and suicide risk and birth defects if a female becomes pregnant, and sun sensitivity, and for Cipro (ciprofloxacin) if taken for a longer period of time cartiledge damage and in some people it can have cardiac effects and cause arrythmias(even if taken for shorter periods. ...Read more

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Are tremors a side effect of trazadone?

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Are tremors a side effect of trazadone?

Trazodone: Not reported as aside-effect. Any other medications you are taking?. ...Read more

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Side effects of ranitidine?

Side effects of ranitidine?

Ranitidine effects: Allergic reaction like to any drug, easy bruisingchange in heart rate fast or slower, vision problems, fever, sore throat, nausea, stomach painfeverchest pain, shortness of breath less serious headache, drowsiness, sleep problems, decrease sex drive. ...Read more

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Whats the side effects of cefuroxime antibiotic?

Whats the side effects of cefuroxime antibiotic?

Cefuroxime SE's: Common: diarrhea/nausea/vomiting; vaginitis; elevated liver enzymes, diaper rash; impaired kidneys; anemia; jarisch-herxheimer rxn. Serious: severe allergic rxns; kidney damage; decreased blood cell elements (rbc's, wbc's, platelets, etc); seizures; clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of metronidazole and clindamycin?

multiple: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea are all possible. Other side effects are less common but are multiple. You can always look at the insert that came with the medication for the full listing. However, these are among the most frequently reported. ...Read more

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When does the side effects of metronidazole antibiotic go away?

When does the side effects of metronidazole antibiotic go away?

Depends: I would need to know the specific side effect you are descibing. Some side effects can resolve quickly and others can be more prolonged. ...Read more

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Any side effects of metronidazole vaginal gel?

Any side effects of metronidazole vaginal gel?

Minimal if anyu: If Metronidazole is absorbed into the circulation it is conceivable that alcohol intolerance may occur, but this would be unusual. ...Read more

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Are there any serious side effects of Metronidazole? Is my fourth day taking it and I feel dizzy, weak, my mouth tastes weird and my urine is reddish.

Yes: All of your symptoms could be caused by Metronidazole except tor the reddish urine. It is a good drug but fairly high in side effects. How many days are you on it? If five, try to finish the course. If longer you may need to go back to the doctor who prescribed it ad tell him. He will do a urine test at the same time. ...Read more

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Metronidazole (flagyl) side effects?

Metronidazole (flagyl) side effects?

Several: Gi distress is most common with nausea and metallic taste in mouth. Allergic reactions occur, and a disulfuram effect when alcohol is ingested while on Metronidazole is reported. You should not drink alcohol within 48 hours of being on this medication. ...Read more

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Is metronidazole effective at eradicating d.fragilis? Also how common are side effects and what are the most common side effects and frequency of them

Is metronidazole effective at eradicating d.fragilis? Also how common are side effects and what are the most common side effects and frequency of them

See below: There was one study in the U.S. recently that called into question metronidazole’s efficacy, but other literature has historically put metronidazole’s efficacy in the range of 60-80% for parasitic intestinal infections. The most common side effects of metronidazole are stomach discomfort (4-7%), headache (18% for long-acting), and dizziness (1-4%). ...Read more

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I take metronidazole and amoxicillin together. Possible side effects?

I take metronidazole and amoxicillin together. Possible side effects?

Yes: You can take these 2 antibiotics at the same time. All drugs have potential toxicities and side effects. Do not drink alcohol while on Metronidazole as it can cause an antibuse reaction. It also often causes a metalic taste. All antibiotics can cause nausia, vomitting, diarrhea, oral thrush, allergic reactions etc. ...Read more

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I had several sips of kombucha, which has a little alcohol, but I'm supposed to take Metronidazole 500mg tonight. Will this give me bad side effects?

I had several sips of kombucha, which has a little alcohol, but I'm supposed to take Metronidazole 500mg tonight. Will this give me bad side effects?

How long between: when you took sips of alcohol and when you are scheduled to take Metronidazole? Given the fact that there is only a small percentage of alcohol in kombucha, and that alcohol is metabolized relatively quickly, there should not be a problem, especially if you are taking them several hours apart. ...Read more

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I am taking metronidazole pills for BV twice daily, are there any bad side effects when mixing with marijuana? 500mg 2 a day im on the prescription metronidazole for 14 days twice a day 500mg so 1000mg a day. I have 2 days left. I want to smoke, and am n

I am taking metronidazole pills for BV twice daily, are there any bad side effects when mixing with marijuana?  500mg 2 a day im on the prescription metronidazole for 14 days twice a day 500mg so 1000mg a day. I have 2 days left. I want to smoke, and am n

No contraindication: But if you are being treated for vaginal trichomoniasis, this is a sexually transmitted disease, and marijuana may increase the chance of acting impulsively in terms of having unprotected sex and either getting re-infected or infecting someone else. What you need to completely avoid is alcohol, which will cause an antabuse-like effect when taken with metronidazole. ...Read more

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Im on helidac (bismuth subsalicylate metronidazole and tetracycline) therapy for h-pylori. Side effects are real bad, will they last?

Im on helidac (bismuth subsalicylate metronidazole and tetracycline) therapy for h-pylori. Side effects are real bad, will they last?

Helidac (bismuth subsalicylate metronidazole and tetracycline) therapy: The side effects will go away once you have finished the course of treatment. ...Read more

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The pill flagyl is having horrible side effects on me. being treated for bv and it's only been 2 days. should I stop taking them? I feel BAD.

The pill flagyl is having horrible side effects on me. being treated for bv and it's only been 2 days. should I stop taking them? I feel BAD.

Medication problems: Side or adverse effects from a medication warrant a call to the prescribing physician. In most cases, an alternative can be offered. It is never advised to prematurely stop a medication intended to treat an infection unless under the advice of your treating doctor, as this practice often leads to persistent and/or resistant infections. ...Read more

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Trikacide (Definition)

Trikacide is an anti-migrane agent which is a kind of ...Read more


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Flagyl Er (Definition)

Flagyl ER is an anti-migrane agent which is a kind of ...Read more