What side effects are commonly encountered with Tequin®?

By: LawInfo

Reported Tequin® side effects are generally mild and can include:

  • Vaginal itching, swelling or discomfort
  • Stomach pain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Change in the way things taste
  • Heartburn
  • Gas
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Painful urination
  • Fainting
  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Shakiness
  • Sores or white patches in the mouth
  • Sore tongue
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or joint pain
  • Leg cramps
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Dry skin
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Sore throat

There have also been reports of serious Tequin® side effects, some of which have occurred after taking just one dose. These include:

  • Allergic reactions - as evidenced by breathing difficulty, apparent closing of the throat, hives, or abnormal swelling of the lips, tongue or face.
  • Sudden onset of seizures, dizziness, confusion, tremors, hallucinations, depression or suicidal thoughts.
  • Pain, inflammation, or the rupture of a tendon.

Tequin® has also been associated with liver damage.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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