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What are the side effects of ceftazidime?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Nantida Hong
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
2 doctors agree

In brief: Varies.

Ceftazidime belongs to cephalosporin group.
Side effect can be varied, depend on severity. In mild case, one may develop rash, itchiness, hives. In severe case, one can develop anaphylaxis, kidney failure, etc. Furthermore, Ceftazidime is in family group of penicillin thus it can cause allergic reaction to anyone who has allegy to penicillin.

In brief: Varies.

Ceftazidime belongs to cephalosporin group.
Side effect can be varied, depend on severity. In mild case, one may develop rash, itchiness, hives. In severe case, one can develop anaphylaxis, kidney failure, etc. Furthermore, Ceftazidime is in family group of penicillin thus it can cause allergic reaction to anyone who has allegy to penicillin.
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