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cefoxitin intravenous

Side Effects

List cefoxitin intravenous side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with cefoxitin intravenous:

Common side effects of cefoxitin intravenous:

  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
  • Yeast Infection of Vagina and VulvaLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of cefoxitin intravenous:

  • Blood Clot in VeinLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • ThrushLess Severe

Rare side effects of cefoxitin intravenous:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Allergic Reaction causing Serum SicknessSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related ColitisSevere
  • Decrease in the Blood-Clotting Protein ProthrombinSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Function of Bone MarrowSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Fever caused by Administration of a DrugSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • Interstitial NephritisSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Redness of SkinSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

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