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Biaxin XL

Side Effects

List Biaxin XL side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Biaxin XL:

Common side effects of Biaxin XL:

  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Biaxin XL:

  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of Biaxin XL:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Acute Liver FailureSevere
  • Allergic Reaction caused by a DrugSevere
  • CellulitisSevere
  • Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related ColitisSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Heart Ventricle Rhythm ProblemSevere
  • HemorrhageSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • Inflammation of the EsophagusSevere
  • Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesSevere
  • Inflammation of the Liver with Stoppage of Bile FlowSevere
  • Interstitial NephritisSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Low Blood SugarSevere
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealitySevere
  • Muscle ProblemsSevere
  • Nerve Function Blockage that Affects Normal Muscle ActionSevere
  • Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKGSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Very Rapid Heartbeat - Torsades de PointesSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Abnormal DreamsLess Severe
  • AcneLess Severe
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Behaving with Excessive Cheerfulness and ActivityLess Severe
  • BurpingLess Severe
  • Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the EsophagusLess Severe
  • ConfusedLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • Discolored TongueLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Hearing LossLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Loss of One's Own Sense of Reality or IdentityLess Severe
  • Loss of TasteLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen TongueLess Severe
  • Problems with SmellLess Severe
  • Ringing in the EarsLess Severe
  • Sensation of Spinning or WhirlingLess Severe
  • Soreness of the Rectal AreaLess Severe
  • ThrushLess Severe
  • Tooth DiscolorationLess Severe

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