Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a decrease in the blood clotting protein prothrombin

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • a yeast infection of the vagina and vulva

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

    • thrush
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • diarrhea
    • stomach cramps

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria
    • a type of blood disorder where the red blood cells burst called hemolytic anemia
    • decreased kidney function
    • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
    • itching
    • seizures
    • a fever as a result of taking the medication
    • a skin rash
    • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
    • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
    • a serum sickness reaction

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

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