Side effect(s) of Ceftazidime

Read the side effects of Ceftazidime as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Gastrointestinal- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of appetite, abdominal pain or cramps, flatulence, colitis, including colon infection.

Genitourinary- Pus in urine, kidney dysfunction, absence of urine, reversible interstitial inflammation of kidney, blood in urine, toxic kidney disease.

Blood- Increase in white blood cell, eosinophils and lymphocytes, decrease in nuetrophils, decreased platelet function, decreases red blood cells, insufficiency of new blood cells, bleeding.

Liver- Liver function impairment, jaundice, abnormal liver function test results.

Miscellaneous- Hypersensitivity, including Stevens-Johnson syndrome, erythema multiforme, toxic detachment of skin layers, overgrowth, serum sickness–like reactions (eg, skin rashes, joint pain, fever), inflammation of veins, and pain at injection site.

Other Precautions : *It may reduce the ability of your blood to clot. Avoid activities that may cause bruising or injury.
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