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Vancomycin Coupon - Vancomycin 10ml of 500mg vial
VancomycinGeneric Vancocin
VANCOMYCIN is a glycopeptide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections in the bowel. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. Compare glycopeptide antibiotics.
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10ml of 500mg
3 vials
Vancomycin Coupon - Vancomycin 10ml of 500mg vial
10ml of 500mg
3 vials
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Vancomycin Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Tell your doctor or health care professional if your symptoms do not improve or if you get new symptoms.

Avoid taking this medicine within 3 or 4 hours of taking cholestyramine or colestipol.


Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:


Black, tarry stools

bleeding gums

blood in the urine or stools

continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in the ears

cough or hoarseness

dizziness or lightheadedness

feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

feeling of fullness in the ears

fever with or without chills

general feeling of tiredness or weakness

hearing loss

loss of balance

lower back or side pain

painful or difficult urination

pale skin

pinpoint red spots on the skin

ringing or buzzing in the ears

sensation of spinning

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

trouble in hearing

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

Abdominal or stomach cramps or tenderness

back pain

blistering, peeling, loosening of the skin


bluish color

blurred vision

change in frequency of urination or amount of urine

changes in skin color

chest pain

chest tightness


cracks in the skin

diarrhea, watery and severe, which may also be bloody

difficulty with swallowing

dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position


fast heartbeat



hives, itching, or skin rash

increased thirst

joint or muscle pain

loss of appetite

loss of heat from the body

nausea or vomiting

pain, tenderness, or swelling of the foot or leg

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

red skin lesions, often with a purple center

red, irritated eyes

red, swollen skin

redness, soreness, or itching skin

scaly skin

sores, welting, or blisters


swelling of the feet or lower legs

swollen glands

unusual weight loss

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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