Read the side effects of Flucytosine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Heart arrest, myocardial toxicity and ventricular dysfunction.
Respiratory arrest, chest pain and difficulty in breathing.
Rash, itching, hives and sensitivity to light.
Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, loss of appetite, dry mouth, duodenal ulcer, gastrointestinal bleeding, acute liver injury, liver dysfunction, jaundice, ulcerative colitis, increased level of liver enzymes.
Creatinine and BUN elevation, crystal in urine and kidney failure.
Anemia, eosinophilia, decrease in white blood cells and platelets.
Central Nervous System
Incoordination, hearing loss, headache, tingling, Parkinsonism, peripheral neuropathy, fever, fainting, sleepiness, epilepsy, confusion, hallucinations and psychosis.
Fatigue, decrease in blood potassium and sugar level, weakness, allergic reactions, Lyell's syndrome.
Other Precautions :
* Avoid excess dosage.