MYCOBUTIN Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a skin rash

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

  • tear discoloration
  • discoloration of the saliva
  • discolored sweat
  • skin discoloration
  • sputum discoloration
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • an abnormal stool color
  • abnormal color of urine

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

    • indigestion
    • difficulty sleeping
    • gas

    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria
    • destruction of red blood cells
    • a type of blood disorder with a decrease in all types of blood cells called pancytopenia
    • decreased blood platelets
    • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
    • low levels of white blood cells
    • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
    • a decreased number of lymphocytes in the blood
    • inflammation of the uvea of the eye
    • pink eye
    • low blood pressure
    • bronchospasm
    • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called toxic epidermal necrolysis
    • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    • hives
    • joint pain
    • muscle pain
    • muscle inflammation
    • seizures
    • taste impairment
    • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
    • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
    • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
    • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
    • a type of skin disorder called acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis
    • a type of significant allergic skin reaction called DRESS syndrome

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

    • fever
    • flu-like symptoms
    • chest pain
    • burping
    • diarrhea
    • intense abdominal pain

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