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Rifampin Vomiting Side Effects

Rifampin Vomiting Side Effect Reports


The following Rifampin Vomiting side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

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

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



Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Hypotension, Hepatic Enzyme Increased, Renal Failure Acute

This Vomiting side effect was reported by a pharmacist from US. A 56-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: antibiotic prophylaxis. The patient was prescribed Rifampin (dosage: NA), which was started on Dec 29, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Rifampin the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Hypotension
  • Hepatic Enzyme Increased
  • Renal Failure Acute
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Rifampin.
Migraine, Vomiting, Incoherent, Loss Of Consciousness, Brain Oedema, Eye Swelling, Leukoencephalomyelitis

This Vomiting Rifampin side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Feb 24, 2014. A Female , 17 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Rifampin. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Migraine
  • Vomiting
  • Incoherent
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Brain Oedema
  • Eye Swelling
  • Leukoencephalomyelitis
. Rifampin dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Chest Pain, Vomiting, Blood Pressure Decreased, Secondary Adrenocortical Insufficiency, Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal Axis Suppression, Hypotension, Postpartum Hypopituitarism

This is a Rifampin side effect report of a 46-year-old patient (weight:NA) from IN, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: mycobacterium tuberculosis complex test positive, who was treated with Rifampin (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Isoniazid
  • Pyrazinamide
  • Ethambutol
, and developed a serious reaction and a Vomiting side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Chest Pain
  • Vomiting
  • Blood Pressure Decreased
  • Secondary Adrenocortical Insufficiency
  • Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal Axis Suppression
  • Hypotension
  • Postpartum Hypopituitarism
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Rifampin treatment in patients suffering from mycobacterium tuberculosis complex test positive, resulting in Vomiting.

Panic Attack, Disease Recurrence, Dizziness, Hyperhidrosis, Tremor, Nausea, Vomiting, Agitation

A 27-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IR with the following symptoms: brucellosis,uterine cancer started Rifampin treatment (dosage: Once Daily) on NS. Soon after starting Rifampin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Panic Attack
  • Disease Recurrence
  • Dizziness
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Tremor
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Agitation
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Rifampin side effects, such as Vomiting.
Dizziness, Abdominal Pain Upper, Pyrexia, Tremor, Malaise, Dehydration, Vomiting

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Rifampin on May 10, 2013. Patient felt the following Rifampin side effects: dizziness, abdominal pain upper, pyrexia, tremor, malaise, dehydration, vomiting Additional patient health information: Female , 75 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Rifampin dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Shock, Respiratory Distress, Vomiting, Grand Mal Convulsion, Coma, Metabolic Acidosis, Lactic Acidosis, Rhabdomyolysis, Liver Disorder

This report suggests a potential Rifampin Vomiting side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 31-year-old patient from IN (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Rifampin (dosage: 6075 Gms) starting NS. Soon after starting Rifampin the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Shock
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Vomiting
  • Grand Mal Convulsion
  • Coma
  • Metabolic Acidosis
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Liver Disorder
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Isoniazid
Although Rifampin demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Vomiting, may still occur.
Vaginal Haemorrhage, Nausea, Vomiting, Treatment Noncompliance, Contusion, Petechiae, Ocular Hyperaemia, Gingival Bleeding, Epistaxis

An adverse event was reported by a pharmacist on Sep 25, 2012 by a Female taking Rifampin (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 24 years of age, weighting 147.3 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Rifampin side effects: vaginal haemorrhage, nausea, vomiting, treatment noncompliance, contusion, petechiae, ocular hyperaemia, gingival bleeding, epistaxis. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.
Chills, Pain, Body Temperature Increased, Diarrhoea, Viral Infection, Rash, Vomiting

This Vomiting problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): retinal disorder.On Dec 06, 2011 a consumer started treatment with Rifampin (dosage: 2 Caps Once A Day). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Rifampin, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Chills
  • Pain
  • Body Temperature Increased
  • Diarrhoea
  • Viral Infection
  • Rash
  • Vomiting
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Vomiting, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
C-reactive Protein Increased, Lung Abscess, Vomiting, Nausea

This is a Rifampin side effect report of a 39-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from AUSTRALIA. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Rifampin (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Dexamethasone
  • Therapeutic Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Dexamethasone
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • C-reactive Protein Increased
  • Lung Abscess
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
This opens a possibility that Rifampin could cause Vomiting and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Nephropathy Toxic, Vomiting

This Vomiting side effect was reported by a health professional from CANADA on Oct 17, 2011. A female patient from CANADA , 68 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Rifampin. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Rifampin side effects: nephropathy toxic, vomiting. Rifampin dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Gentamicin Sulfate (3.5 Mg/kg, Daily)
  • Doxycycline (100 Mg, Bid)
These side effects may potentially be related to Rifampin.
Balance Disorder, Vomiting, Headache

This Vomiting side effect was reported by a physician from SPAIN. A 65-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: tuberculosis. The patient was prescribed Rifampin And Isoniazid (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Rifampin And Isoniazid the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Balance Disorder
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
These side effects may potentially be related to Rifampin And Isoniazid.
Agitation, Vomiting, Erythema, Oedema Peripheral, Auricular Swelling

This Vomiting Rifampin side effect was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Aug 30, 2011. A male , weighting 7.72 lb, was treated with Rifampin. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Agitation
  • Vomiting
  • Erythema
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Auricular Swelling
. Rifampin dosage: 310 Mg X 1 Dose Intravenous. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Vancomycin
Diarrhoea, Vomiting

This is a Rifampin side effect report of a 51-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: legionella infection, who was treated with Rifampin (dosage:300 Mg Twice Daily Po, start time: Mar 11, 2008), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Vomiting side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Rifampin treatment in patients suffering from legionella infection, resulting in Vomiting.
Abdominal Pain Upper, Anorexia, Dehydration, Vomiting

A 41-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: antibiotic prophylaxis started Rifampin treatment (dosage: Po) on Nov 12, 2004. Soon after starting Rifampin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Abdominal Pain Upper
  • Anorexia
  • Dehydration
  • Vomiting
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Rifampin side effects, such as Vomiting.
Blood Bilirubin Increased, Hepatic Failure, Hepatorenal Syndrome, Hepatotoxicity, Icterus Index Increased, Liver Disorder, Mesothelioma Malignant, Transaminases Increased, Vomiting

A female patient from NORWAY was prescribed and started Rifampin And Isoniazid on Jul 24, 2006. After Rifampin was administered, patient encountered several Rifampin side effects: blood bilirubin increased, hepatic failure, hepatorenal syndrome, hepatotoxicity, icterus index increased, liver disorder, mesothelioma malignant, transaminases increased, vomiting Additional patient health information: Female , 82 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Rifampin And Isoniazid dosage: Dose: Unk. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Abdominal Discomfort, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Blood Bilirubin Increased, Hepatic Failure, Nausea, Vomiting, Yellow Skin

This report suggests a potential Rifampin Vomiting side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 34-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): tuberculosis and used Rifampin (dosage: NA) starting Nov 15, 2000. Soon after starting Rifampin the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Abdominal Discomfort
  • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased
  • Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased
  • Blood Bilirubin Increased
  • Hepatic Failure
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Yellow Skin
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Pyrazinamide
Although Rifampin demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Vomiting, may still occur.
Abdominal Pain, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Blood Bilirubin Increased, Hepatic Failure, International Normalised Ratio Increased, Nausea, Ocular Icterus, Vomiting

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Mar 20, 2006 by a Female taking Rifampin (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 32 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Rifampin side effects: abdominal pain, alanine aminotransferase increased, aspartate aminotransferase increased, blood bilirubin increased, hepatic failure, international normalised ratio increased, nausea, ocular icterus, vomiting. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Pyrazinamide
Eosinophil Count Increased, Headache, Meningitis Eosinophilic, Nausea, Vomiting, White Blood Cell Count Increased

This Vomiting problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 13-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): shunt malfunction,infection.On NS a consumer started treatment with Rifampin (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Rifampin, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Eosinophil Count Increased
  • Headache
  • Meningitis Eosinophilic
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • White Blood Cell Count Increased
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Vomiting, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

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Rifampin Vomiting Causes and Reviews


Nausea is an uneasy or unsettled feeling in the stomach together with an urge to vomit. Nausea and Vomiting, or throwing up, are not diseases. They can be symptoms of many different conditions. These include morning sickness during pregnancy, infections, migraine headaches, motion sickness, food poisoning, cancer chemotherapy or other medicines.

For Vomiting in children and adults, avoid solid foods until Vomiting has stopped for at least six hours. Then work back to a normal diet. Drink small amounts of clear liquids to avoid dehydration.

Nausea and Vomiting are common. Usually, they are not serious. You should see a doctor immediately if you suspect poisoning or if you have

  • Vomited for longer than 24 hours
  • Blood in the vomit
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Headache and stiff neck
  • Signs of dehydration, such as dry mouth, infrequent urination or dark urine

Rifampin Vomiting Reviews

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is there any possibility that rifampicin will affect my menstrual period?
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Top Rifampin Side Effects

Alanine Aminotransferase Increased (33)
Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased (32)
Hepatitis (27)
Pyrexia (25)
Hepatocellular Damage (24)
Nausea (23)
Renal Failure Acute (23)
Vomiting (18)
Blood Bilirubin Increased (15)
Rash (14)
Asthenia (13)
Diarrhoea (13)
Dyspnoea (13)
Thrombocytopenia (13)
Fatigue (13)
Hypotension (12)
Erythema (11)
Hepatic Failure (10)
Headache (10)
Anaemia (9)
Arthralgia (9)
Dizziness (9)
Myalgia (9)
Jaundice (9)
Confusional State (8)
Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased (8)
Condition Aggravated (8)
Abdominal Pain (7)
Malaise (7)
Dehydration (7)
Tubulointerstitial Nephritis (7)
Neutropenia (7)
Haemodialysis (6)
Chills (6)
Hyperhidrosis (6)
Decreased Appetite (6)
Hypertension (6)
Renal Failure (6)
Liver Disorder (6)
Anorexia (5)
Dyspepsia (5)
Coma (5)
Heart Rate Increased (5)
Oral Candidiasis (5)
Oedema Peripheral (4)
Pain (4)
Lymphadenopathy (4)
Leukopenia (4)
International Normalised Ratio Increased (4)
Liver Function Test Abnormal (4)

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