Probenecid Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Inflammation Of The Joints Due To Gout Attack
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Uric Acid Kidney Stones

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • An Increased Need To Urinate Often
  • Dizziness
  • Gum Pain
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Fever As A Result Of Taking The Medication
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Rash
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder Where The Red Blood Cells Burst Called Hemolytic Anemia
  • Anemia
  • Backache
  • Chest Tightness
  • Erythema Or Skin Redness
  • Excruciating Lower Back Pain From Kidney Stones
  • Hives
  • Increased Uric Acid In The Body Resulting In Kidney Disease
  • Inflammation Of The Skin Due To An Allergy
  • Itching
  • Liver Tissue Death
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Nephrotic Syndrome, A Type Of Kidney Disorder
  • Rib Pain
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Wheezing

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