Bicitra Side Effects
Generic name: citric acid / sodium citrate
Note: This document contains side effect information about citric acid / sodium citrate. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Bicitra.
Some side effects of Bicitra may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Applies to citric acid / sodium citrate: oral solution
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking citric acid / sodium citrate: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using this medication and call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
swelling, tingling, or numbness in your hands or feet;
muscle twitching or pain, leg pain or cramps;
unusual weakness, rapid and shallow breathing, fast or slow heart rate, dizziness, confusion, or mood changes;
feeling restless, nervous, or irritable;
black, bloody, or tarry stools;
severe or ongoing diarrhea; or
Less serious side effects of citric acid / sodium citrate may include:
nausea, or vomiting, stomach pain;
mild or occasional diarrhea; or
mild stomach pain.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
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