Cinobac Side Effects
Generic name: cinoxacin
Note: This document contains side effect information about cinoxacin. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Cinobac.
Applies to cinoxacin: oral capsule
Cinoxacin (the active ingredient contained in Cinobac) is generally well tolerated. Adverse effects occur in approximately 5% of treated patients.[Ref]
Nervous system toxicity occurs in approximately 2% of patients treated with cinoxacin (the active ingredient contained in Cinobac) and may include headache, dizziness, nervousness, and insomnia. Rarely, blurred vision has been reported. Other adverse effects rarely include paresthesias, somnolence, photophobia, and tinnitus.[Ref]
Hypersensitivity reactions have been reported following cinoxacin (the active ingredient contained in Cinobac) administration in approximately 3% of patients. Hypersensitivity reactions most commonly involve rash, urticaria, pruritus, and edema. Anaphylaxis has been reported in a few patients who were previously sensitized to cinoxacin. A case of Henoch-Schonlein purpura has also been reported.[Ref]
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