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Zithromax Side Effects

What should I watch for?

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

Do not treat diarrhea with over the counter products. Contact your doctor if you have diarrhea that lasts more than 2 days or if it is severe and watery.

This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Keep out of the sun. If you cannot avoid being in the sun, wear protective clothing and use sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or tanning beds/booths.

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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:

More common

Pain, redness, and swelling at the injection site

Less common

Difficult or labored breathing

loose stools

tightness in the chest

Rare

Abdominal or stomach cramps or pain (severe)

abdominal or stomach tenderness

diarrhea (watery and severe, which may be bloody)

fever

joint pain

skin rash

swelling of the face, mouth, neck, hands, and feet

Incidence not known

Agitation

black, tarry stools

bleeding gums

blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin

bloating

blood in the urine or stools

bloody or cloudy urine

blurred vision

chest pain or discomfort

chills

coma

confusion

constipation

convulsions

cough

darkened urine

decreased urine output

depression

difficulty with swallowing

dizziness

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

fainting

fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse

fever with or without chills

general feeling of discomfort or illness

greatly decreased frequency of urination or amount of urine

headache

hives or itching

hostility

increased thirst

indigestion

irregular heartbeat recurrent

irregular or slow heart rate

large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs

lethargy

light-colored stools

loss of appetite

muscle pain

muscle twitching

nausea or vomiting

pain

pains in the stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back

pinpoint red spots on the skin

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

rapid weight gain

red skin lesions, often with a purple center

red, irritated eyes

sore throat

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

stupor

sweating

swelling of the hands, ankles, feet, or lower legs

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

yellow eyes or skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common

Diarrhea (mild)

nausea

stomach pain or discomfort (mild)

weight loss

Less common or rare

Acid or sour stomach

belching

burning feeling in the chest or stomach

cracked lips

excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines

full feeling

heartburn

passing gas

sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

sore mouth or tongue

stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

white patches in the mouth, tongue, or throat

Incidence not known

Attack, assault, or force

bad, unusual, or unpleasant (after) taste

burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings

change in taste

continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in the ears

difficulty with moving

discoloration of the tongue

dizziness or lightheadedness

feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

hearing loss

itching of the vagina or genital area

lack or loss of strength

loss of sense of smell

muscle pain or stiffness

pain during sexual intercourse

sensation of spinning

thick, white vaginal discharge with no odor or with a mild odor

trouble sitting still

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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