Read the side effects of Prothionamide as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Excessive salivation, metallic taste, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, anorexia, diarrhea and inflammation of the mouth
Central nervous system: Depression
, drowsiness, encephalopathy, peripheral neuropathy, headache, restlessness, anxiety, psychotic disturbances
Transient increases in Liver Function Test parameters, acute hepatitis (rare)
Other Precautions :
• Thyroid function tests have to be taken once in 3 months when taking prothionamide.
• Blood sugar levels must be monitored in diabetic patients.