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demeclocycline

Side Effects

List demeclocycline side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with demeclocycline:

Common side effects of demeclocycline:

  • Tooth DiscolorationSevere
  • Anal ItchingLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Genital ItchingLess Severe
  • Irritation of the Stomach or IntestinesLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Toxic Effect on Brain or Spinal Cord FunctionLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of demeclocycline:

  • Diabetes InsipidusSevere
  • Skin DiscolorationSevere
  • Discolored TongueLess Severe
  • Mouth IrritationLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen TongueLess Severe
  • ThrushLess Severe

Rare side effects of demeclocycline:

  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Acute Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related ColitisSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • Hepatitis caused by DrugsSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Inflammation of the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Lupus-Like SyndromeSevere
  • Pseudotumor CerebriSevere
  • Ulcers of EsophagusSevere
  • X-Ray Results showing Lung Tissue ChangesSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellLess Severe
  • Difficulty SwallowingLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Erythema MultiformeLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe

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