Cefixime Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Indigestion
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Loose Stools
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizzy
  • Gas
  • Head Pain
  • Infection Due To The Candida Fungus
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Pustular Eruptions On Skin
  • Allergic Reaction Causing Serum Sickness
  • Clostridium Difficile Infection
  • Decrease In The Blood-Clotting Protein Prothrombin
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • DRESS Syndrome
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Fever Caused By Administration Of A Drug
  • Giant Hives
  • Hepatitis
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Itching
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Kidney Failure
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Rash
  • Seizures
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Genital Itching
  • Hives
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention

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