Side effect(s) of Azithromycin

Read the side effects of Azithromycin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Heart- Chest pain, abnormal heart rate, low blood pressure, abnormal heart rhythm with QT prolongation and torsades de pointes.

Gastrointestinal- Indigestion, loss of appetite, flatulence, gastritis, loose stools, vomiting, colitis and constipation.

Genitourinary- Kidney failure and vaginal inflammation.

Blood- Decrease in platelets.

Liver- Abnormal liver function, jaundice and liver failure.

Central Nervous System- Weakness, tingling, fatigue, uneasiness, dizziness/vertigo, headache, drowsiness, hyperactivity, nervousness, agitation and syncope.

Skin- Itching, severe allergic reactions, irritation, fungal infection, sweating, hives and blistering.

ENT- Hearing loss and/or tinnitus, abnormalities in taste and smell sensation.

Hypersensitivity - Allergic reaction.

Respiratory- Increased cough, inflammation of pharynx, pleural effusion and rhinitis.
Other Precautions : *Avoid excess dosage.

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