Side effect(s) of Cefazolin

Read the side effects of Cefazolin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Central Nervous System- Hyperactivity.

Gastrointestinal- Abdominal pain, anal itching, loss of appetite, inflammation of colon, diarrhea, nausea, fungal infection of mouth, stomach cramps, vomiting.

Genitourinary- Genital itching (including genital fungal infection, vaginal inflammation, vulvar itching).

Liver- Liver inflammation.

Blood- Anemia, bleeding, decrease in white blood cells, platelets.

Lab tests- Increased level of liver enzymes, prolonged blood clotting time.

Local- Pain, inflammation of veins.

Musculoskeletal- Tightness of muscle.

Genitourinary- Increased BUN (Blood, urea, Nitrogen) and creatinine, kidney function impairment, toxic nephropathy.

Miscellaneous- Allergy (including anaphylaxis, drug fever, eosinophilia, severe allergic reactions, toxic hives), super infection.

Other Precautions : *Avoid long-term use, otherwise it will cause secondary infection.
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