Cefpodoxime PROXETIL Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Diarrhea

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Yeast Infection Of The Vagina And Vulva
  • Headache
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Nausea

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Serum Sickness Reaction
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Rash
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder Where The Red Blood Cells Burst Called Hemolytic Anemia
  • A Type Of Joint Disorder Due To Excess Uric Acid In The Blood Called Gout
  • Abnormal Peeling Of Skin
  • An Infection Due To A Fungus
  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • Bloody Urine
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea From An Infection With Clostridium Difficile Bacteria
  • Erythema Multiforme, A Type Of Allergic Skin Reaction
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hives
  • Local Fluid Collection
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, A Type Of Blood Disorder
  • Trouble Breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • A Feeling Of Pins And Needles On Skin
  • A Stuffy And Runny Nose
  • A Type Of Stomach Irritation Called Gastritis
  • Abdominal Bloating
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Backache
  • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual Period
  • Burping
  • Chills
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Elevation Of Proteins In The Urine
  • Fever
  • Gas
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Hematoma, A Collection Of Blood Outside Of The Blood Vessels
  • Increased Sensitivity Of The Skin To The Sun
  • Indigestion
  • Itching
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Pain
  • Nervousness
  • Nightmares
  • Nosebleed
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Taste Impairment
  • Vomiting
  • Weight Gain

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