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Side effect(s) of Rifampin

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

Gastrointestinal - Heartburn, stomach upset, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, jaundice, flatulence, cramps and diarrhea.

Central Nervous System - Headache, fever, drowsiness, fatigue, incoordination, dizziness, inability to concentrate, mental confusion, behavioral changes, muscular weakness and pain in extremities.

Eye - Visual disturbances.

Hypersensitivity Reactions - Itching, hives and rash.

Miscellaneous - Flu syndrome, chills, bone pain, shortness of breath, wheezing, decrease in blood pressure and shock.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Rifampin

Rifampin(Rifadin) generic is a rifamycin antibiotic, prescribed for tuberculosis (TB). It kills or stops the growth of sensitive bacteria.
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