Side effect(s) of Rifaximin

Read the side effects of Rifaximin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Central Nervous System- Headache, abnormal dreams, dizziness, migraine, syncope, sleeplessness, fatigue.

Skin- Sunburn, clamminess, rash, increased sweating.

Eye and ENT- Ear pain, motion sickness, perception of sound within the human ear in the absence of corresponding external sound, nasal passage irritation, stuffy nose, runny nose.

Gastrointestinal- Constipation, vomiting, abdominal distension, diarrhea, dry throat, fecal abnormality, gingival disorder, hernia, dry lips, stomach discomfort, dysentery, blood in stool, loss of appetite, loss of taste.

Genitourinary- Blood in urine, bile salts in the urine, painful urination, urinary frequency, protein in urine.

Blood- Abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes, monocytes, decrease in neutrophils.

Hypersensitivity- Allergic reactions, rash, edema, hives, itching.

Metabolic- Weight loss, dehydration.

Musculoskeletal- Joint pain, muscle spasms, muscle pain, neck pain.

Respiratory- Upper respiratory tract infection, difficulty in breathing.

Miscellaneous- Chest pain, uneasiness, weakness, hot flashes.

Other Precautions : *It may lead to dehydration, drink adequate liquid.
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