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Penicillin Stevens-johnson Syndrome Side Effects

Penicillin Stevens-johnson Syndrome Side Effect Reports

The following Penicillin Stevens-johnson Syndrome side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Stevens-johnson Syndrome, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Penicillin or it might take time to develop.

Stevens-johnson Syndrome

This Stevens-johnson Syndrome side effect was reported by a pharmacist from US. A 72-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Penicillin (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin
  • Atenolol
  • Depakote
  • Ferrous Sulfate
  • Gabapentin
  • Prilosec
  • Simvastatin
  • Oxycodone
When starting to take Penicillin the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Stevens-johnson Syndrome
These side effects may potentially be related to Penicillin.
Stevens-johnson Syndrome

This Stevens-johnson Syndrome Penicillin V Potassium side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED on Sep 06, 2013. A male , 95 years of age, was treated with Penicillin V Potassium. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Stevens-johnson Syndrome
. Penicillin V Potassium dosage: Unk Mg, Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Oedema Peripheral, Skin Exfoliation, Stevens-johnson Syndrome, Oedema Mouth, Skin Swelling, Lip Swelling

This is a Penicillin V side effect report of a 34-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED KINGDOM, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: tonsillitis,hypothyroidism,dermatitis, who was treated with Penicillin V (dosage:Unk, start time: May 31, 2011), combined with:
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (Unk)
  • Dexamethasone
  • Naproxen Sodium
  • Allopurinol (300 Mg, Unk)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Stevens-johnson Syndrome side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Skin Exfoliation
  • Stevens-johnson Syndrome
  • Oedema Mouth
  • Skin Swelling
  • Lip Swelling
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Penicillin V treatment in patients suffering from tonsillitis,hypothyroidism,dermatitis, resulting in Stevens-johnson Syndrome.

Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca, Stevens-johnson Syndrome, Symblepharon

A 26-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Penicillin treatment (dosage: NA) on Jan 14, 2007. Soon after starting Penicillin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca
  • Stevens-johnson Syndrome
  • Symblepharon
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Trazodone
  • Lamictal (50mg Twice Per Day)
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Penicillin side effects, such as Stevens-johnson Syndrome.
Cardiac Arrest, Mucosal Haemorrhage, Multi-organ Failure, Stevens-johnson Syndrome, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Penicillin Vk on Oct 01, 2008. Patient felt the following Penicillin side effects: cardiac arrest, mucosal haemorrhage, multi-organ failure, stevens-johnson syndrome, systemic inflammatory response syndrome Additional patient health information: Female , 62 years of age, weighting 187.4 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Penicillin Vk dosage: 500mg Tid Po. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Stevens-johnson Syndrome

This report suggests a potential Penicillin Vk Stevens-johnson Syndrome side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): pharyngitis streptococcal and used Penicillin Vk (dosage: 2 Teaspoons 2 Times Per Day Po) starting Mar 10, 2006. Soon after starting Penicillin Vk the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Stevens-johnson Syndrome
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Penicillin Vk demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Stevens-johnson Syndrome, may still occur.
Erythema Multiforme, Rash, Stevens-johnson Syndrome

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Oct 11, 2005 by a male taking Penicillin (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 51 years of age, weighting 160.9 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Penicillin side effects: erythema multiforme, rash, stevens-johnson syndrome. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.

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Penicillin Stevens-johnson Syndrome Causes and Reviews

Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin

  • Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration
  • Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections
  • Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain
  • Keeps your body temperature even
  • Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it

Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames your skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions. Many skin problems, such as acne, also affect your appearance.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Penicillin Stevens-johnson Syndrome Reviews

Fri, 02 Sep 2011

Lots and lots of itchy ASS.

Fri, 23 Jan 2009
I was giving Penicillin for a tooth ache and it worked pretty good at first. Out of no where though I started getting horribe migrane headaches with a little bit of motion sickness. Anyhow I stopped taking it and I was good to go again.
Mon, 16 Nov 2009
Tue, 24 Nov 2009
what du side efects amp;gt;:o
Fri, 19 Feb 2010
it was wierd and horrible i could breath it was hard so i had to go to the hospital and they helped me there
Fri, 19 Feb 2010
I've been in Prevpac which contains amoxicillin. 2000 mg a day for 10 days now and still have 4 more days left that i can't wait to finish. I've been trough many side effects. First day got diarreah, second and third day bad nausea, the next following days extreme tiredness all of these accompained buy headaches, swetty hands and feet, difficulty paying attention kind of blurry head.My latest side effect has been mild chest pain and stiff neck. I know i have to finish them but wow it's hard to do so.
Wed, 28 Apr 2010
my eyes will swell and my urine become condense than usual..
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