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Pseudomembranous Colitis (7980236-3)
on Dec 13, 2011 Female from JAPAN , weighting 127.9 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cystitis
and was treated with Cefdinir. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: pseudomembranous colitis. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Clarithromycin
Patient was hospitalized.

Depression, Anxiety, Deep Vein Thrombosis (7965372-X)
Patient was taking Cefdinir. Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: depression, anxiety, deep vein thrombosis on Nov 29, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 34 years of age, weighting 233.0 lb, . Cefdinir dosage: Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lexapro (10 Mg, Unk)
  • Lexapro
  • Clarinex (5 Mg, Unk)
  • Yasmin
  • Aldactone (Unk)
  • Omnicef (Unk)
  • Yasmin
  • Yasmin (Unk Unk, Unk)


Heart Rate Increased, Headache, Heart Rate Irregular, Hypoaesthesia, Pain In Extremity (7959129-3)
Adverse event was reported on Aug 10, 2011 by a Female taking Cefdinir (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • bronchitis
  • hypertension
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 70 years of age, After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: heart rate increased, headache, heart rate irregular, hypoaesthesia, pain in extremity.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Bystolic
  • Bystolic


Pseudomembranous Colitis (7938555-2)
on Nov 18, 2011 Female from JAPAN , weighting 127.9 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cystitis
and was treated with Cefdinir. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: pseudomembranous colitis. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Clarithromycin
Patient was hospitalized.


Toxic Skin Eruption (7898555-8)
on Oct 28, 2011 Female from JAPAN , 36 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • lymphadenopathy
and was treated with Cefdinir. Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: toxic skin eruption. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.

Pseudomembranous Colitis (7867873-1)
Patient was taking Cefdinir. After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: pseudomembranous colitis on Oct 21, 2011 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Female , 33 years of age, . Cefdinir dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Platelet Count Decreased, Heart Rate Increased, Scleroderma, Blood Urea Nitrogen/creatinine Ratio Increased, Enterocolitis Viral, Dehydration (7850877-2)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 11, 2011 by a Female taking Cefdinir (Dosage: N/A) . Location: JAPAN , 80 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: platelet count decreased, heart rate increased, scleroderma, blood urea nitrogen/creatinine ratio increased, enterocolitis viral, dehydration.
Associated medications used:
  • Acetaminophen
  • Telmisartan (Oral)
  • Diclofenac Sodium
  • Sucralfate
  • Diltiazem Hydrochloride (diltiazem Hydrochloride) Capsule (200 Mg, Unkn, Oral)
Patient was hospitalized.

Headache, Asthenia, Decreased Appetite (7846425-3)
on Oct 25, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 44 years of age, weighting 170.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • sinusitis
and was treated with Cefdinir. Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: headache, asthenia, decreased appetite. Cefdinir dosage: 300 Mg.

Toxic Skin Eruption (7837631-2)
on Oct 18, 2011 Female from JAPAN , 36 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • lymphadenopathy
and was treated with Cefdinir. After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: toxic skin eruption. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.

Hypoaesthesia, Diarrhoea, Defaecation Urgency, Product Label Issue, Middle Insomnia, Faecal Incontinence, Paraesthesia (7817185-7)
Patient was taking Cefdinir. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: hypoaesthesia, diarrhoea, defaecation urgency, product label issue, middle insomnia, faecal incontinence, paraesthesia on Oct 17, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 61 years of age, weighting 148.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • sinusitis
and. Cefdinir dosage: 300mg.

Urticaria, Palpitations, Dyspnoea (7815099-X)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 14, 2011 by a Male taking Cefdinir (Dosage: 1 Capsule) was diagnosed with
  • infection
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 16 years of age, weighting 150.0 lb, Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: urticaria, palpitations, dyspnoea. Patient was hospitalized.

Pneumonia, Erythema Nodosum, Pulmonary Oedema (7802665-0)
on Sep 26, 2011 Female from JAPAN , weighting 339.5 lb, was treated with Cefdinir. After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: pneumonia, erythema nodosum, pulmonary oedema. Cefdinir dosage: 200 Mg, Daily.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Topsym (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Sulfamethoxazole (1 G, Daily)
  • Selbex (150 Mg, Daily)
  • Myonal (100 Mg, Daily)
  • Tasigna (800 Mg, Daily)
  • Tasigna (200 Mg, Every Other Day)
  • Colchicine
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (50 Ug, Daily)


Multi-organ Failure, Hepatitis Fulminant (7782191-8)
on Sep 23, 2011 Male from JAPAN , 69 years of age, was treated with Cefdinir. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: multi-organ failure, hepatitis fulminant. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.

Interstitial Lung Disease (7779855-9)
Patient was taking Cefdinir. Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: interstitial lung disease on Sep 23, 2011 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Male , 70 years of age, . Cefdinir dosage: N/A.

Blood Creatinine Increased, Nausea, Vomiting (7767535-5)
Adverse event was reported on Sep 06, 2011 by a Female taking Cefdinir (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 18 years of age, After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: blood creatinine increased, nausea, vomiting.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Carvedilol
  • Sulfametaxazole-trimethoprim (bactrim)
  • Tacrolimus (3 Mg, 2 In 1 D)
  • Esomeprazole Magnesium (40 Mg, 1 In 1 D)
  • Prednisone
  • Valganciclovir Hcl
  • Omeprazole (40 Mg, 1 In 1 D)
  • Mycophenolate Mofetil
Patient was hospitalized.

Toxic Skin Eruption (7762479-7)
on Sep 15, 2011 Female from JAPAN , 36 years of age, was treated with Cefdinir. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: toxic skin eruption. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.

Dyspnoea, Rash (7744535-2)
on Sep 06, 2011 Female from JAPAN , 67 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • cystitis
and was treated with Cefdinir. Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: dyspnoea, rash. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.

Diarrhoea, Gastrointestinal Disorder, Asthenia, Clostridial Infection, Activities Of Daily Living Impaired, Electrolyte Imbalance, Malaise, Walking Aid User, Arrhythmia (7743151-6)
Patient was taking Cefdinir. After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: diarrhoea, gastrointestinal disorder, asthenia, clostridial infection, activities of daily living impaired, electrolyte imbalance, malaise, walking aid user, arrhythmia on Sep 08, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 92 years of age, weighting 105.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • ear infection
and. Cefdinir dosage: 300mg Cap (16 Pills) 2x Day Mouth. Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Pseudoendophthalmitis (7740248-1)
Adverse event was reported on Aug 31, 2011 by a Male taking Cefdinir (Dosage: N/A) . Location: JAPAN , weighting 216.1 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: pseudoendophthalmitis.
Associated medications used:
  • Gatifloxacin (Dosage Is Uncertain.)
  • Avastin
  • Avastin
  • Avastin
  • Avastin
  • Avastin (Discontinued)
  • Ofloxacin (Dosage Is Uncertain.)
Patient was hospitalized.

Incorrect Product Storage, Pseudoendophthalmitis (7740246-8)
on Aug 31, 2011 Male from JAPAN , weighting 130.1 lb, was treated with Cefdinir. Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: incorrect product storage, pseudoendophthalmitis. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Gatifloxacin (Dosage Is Uncertain.)
  • Ofloxacin (Dosage Is Uncertain.)
  • Avastin
Patient was hospitalized.

Pseudoendophthalmitis (7740061-5)
on Aug 31, 2011 Female from JAPAN , weighting 119.0 lb, was treated with Cefdinir. After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: pseudoendophthalmitis. Cefdinir dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Avastin
  • Gatifloxacin
  • Avastin
  • Ofloxacin
Patient was hospitalized.

Liver Disorder (7727432-8)
Patient was taking Cefdinir. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: liver disorder on Aug 30, 2011 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Female , 28 years of age, . Cefdinir dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Acetaminophen


Liver Disorder (7717765-3)
Adverse event was reported on Aug 26, 2011 by a Female taking Cefdinir (Dosage: N/A) . Location: JAPAN , 32 years of age, Patient felt the following Cefdinir side effects: liver disorder.

Pseudomembranous Colitis (7715428-1)
on Aug 25, 2011 Female from JAPAN , 33 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • cystitis
and was treated with Cefdinir. After Cefdinir was administered, patient encountered several Cefdinir side effects: pseudomembranous colitis. Cefdinir dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Gallbladder Cholesterolosis, Gallbladder Disorder, Cholecystitis Chronic (7706308-6)
on Oct 01, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 115.0 lb, was treated with Cefdinir. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cefdinir side effects: gallbladder cholesterolosis, gallbladder disorder, cholecystitis chronic. Cefdinir dosage: 300 Mg, Bid /day.
Associated medications used:
  • Acetaminophen (2 Pils)
  • Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim ((800/160) 1 Tab)
  • Yasmin
  • Drospirenone And Ethinyl Estradiol
  • One A Day
  • Methocarbamol (750 Mg, Bid As Needed)
  • Meloxicam (15 Mg /day)
  • Yasmin


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Active Ingredient: CEFDINIR

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 261. View Cefdinir Adverse Reports

Cefdinir safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 13

Reported hospitalizations: 77

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