Read the side effects of Zidovudine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Body as a Whole
Weakness, headache, uneasiness, fever, back, chest pain, flu-like syndrome and generalized pain.
Loss of appetite, constipation, nausea, vomiting, liver, diarrhea, mouth ulcer, indigestion and flatulence.
Heart disease and fainting.
Anemia, decrease in white blood cells and platelets.
Central Nervous System
Anxiety, confusion, depression, dizziness, loss of mental acuity, tingling, seizures, drowsiness and unsteadiness.
Difficulty in breathing, Cough, abnormal breath sounds/wheezing unny nose and sinus inflammation.
Changes in skin and nail pigmentation, itching, skin death, rash, hives and increased sweating.
Eye and ENT
Hearing loss, eye swelling, sensitivity to light and taste perversion.
Urinary frequency and urinary hesitancy, breast enlargement in male.
Other Precautions :
* Avoid excess dosage.