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penicillin G potassium injection

Side Effects

List penicillin G potassium injection side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with penicillin G potassium injection:

Common side effects of penicillin G potassium injection:

  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • ThrushLess Severe
  • Yeast Infection of Vagina and VulvaLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of penicillin G potassium injection:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Allergic Reaction causing Serum SicknessSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Puffy Face from Water RetentionSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere

Rare side effects of penicillin G potassium injection:

  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • Blood Clot in VeinSevere
  • Blood Clotting DisorderSevere
  • 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
  • FeverSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • Hepatitis caused by DrugsSevere
  • Inflammation of a VeinSevere
  • Interstitial NephritisSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
  • Mental ImpairmentSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • The Appearance of Crystals in the UrineSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe

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