SULFACETAMIDE-PREDNISOLONE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • skin inflammation
  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • itching
  • a skin rash
  • skin irritation

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

  • blurred vision

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

    • eye pain
    • headache

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • a hormone disorder where the body produces high levels of cortisol called Cushing's syndrome
    • decreased function of the adrenal gland
    • a puncture of the eye
    • inflammation of the uvea of the eye
    • increased pressure in the eye
    • glaucoma, an increased pressure in the eye
    • clouding of the lens of the eye called cataracts
    • changes in the visual field
    • a change in vision
    • a decrease in sharpness of vision called reduced visual acuity
    • an ulcer of the cornea of the eye
    • raised spots on the cornea of the eye called punctate keratitis
    • inflammation of the cornea of the eye
    • fluid accumulation in cornea of the eye causing swelling
    • deterioration of the cornea of the eye
    • erosion of the cornea of the eye
    • injury to the optic nerve
    • a fungal infection in the eye
    • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
    • central serous chorioretinopathy
    • glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency anemia

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

    • disturbance in the ability of the eye to focus
    • visual sensitivity to light
    • pink eye
    • an increased amount of blood in the lining of the eye called conjunctival hyperemia
    • a swelling of the white portion of the eye called chemosis
    • drooping of the upper eyelid
    • excessive watery eyes
    • dilated pupils
    • red eyes
    • eye irritation
    • eye itching
    • inflammation of the skin due to an allergy
    • hives
    • dizziness
    • taste impairment
    • impaired wound healing
    • an eye infection
    • a feeling that something is in the eye
    • accumulation of fluid in the tissues of the eyelid

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