NALIDIXIC ACID Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

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  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • stomach cramps
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a change in vision
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • increased sensitivity of the skin to the sun
  • sensation of spinning or whirling
  • generalized weakness
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria
  • excess body acid
  • glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency anemia
  • a type of blood disorder where the red blood cells burst called hemolytic anemia
  • decreased blood platelets
  • low levels of white blood cells
  • a blood disorder
  • toxic psychosis
  • mood changes
  • over excitement
  • a painful condition that affects the nerves in the legs and arms called peripheral neuropathy
  • optic disk edema
  • prolonged QT interval on EKG
  • blockage of normal bile flow
  • drug or chemical-induced sensitivity to sunlight
  • inflammation of the skin due to an allergy
  • 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
  • inflammation of a tendon
  • rupture of a tendon
  • rupture of a tendon in the shoulder area
  • rupture of tendons that extend the hand and wrist
  • rupture of tendons that flex the hand and wrist
  • rupture of the tendon in the back of the heel
  • a condition with muscle tissue breakdown called rhabdomyolysis
  • mental status changes
  • hallucinations
  • seizures
  • a tonic-clonic seizure
  • a skin rash
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
  • a feeling of pins and needles on skin
  • high pressure within the skull
  • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
  • dissection of the aorta
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

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