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Side effect(s) of Fidaxomicin

Read the side effects of Fidaxomicin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Blood - Anemia, decrease in white blood cells.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, gastrointestinal bleeding, abdominal distension, abdominal tenderness, indigestion, difficulty in swallowing, flatulence, intestinal obstruction, megacolon.

Investigations - Increased blood alkaline phosphatase level, decreased blood bicarbonate, increased hepatic enzymes, and decreased platelet count.

Metabolic - Increased blood sugar, metabolic acidosis.

Skin - Drug eruption, itching, rash.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Fidaxomicin

Fidaxomicin(Dificid) generic is a narrow spectrum macrocyclic antibiotic, prescribed for clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD). It works by killing sensitive bacteria.
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