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(Generic versions may still be available.)

Side Effects


The most frequent side effects of troleandomycin preparations are gastrointestinal, such as abdominal cramping and discomfort, and are dose related. Nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea occur infrequently with usual oral doses.

During prolonged or repeated therapy, there is a possibility of overgrowth of nonsusceptible bacteria or fungi. If such infections occur, the drug should be discontinued and appropriate therapy instituted.

Mild allergic reactions such as urticaria and other skin rashes have occurred. Serious allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, have been reported.


Read the Tao (troleandomycin) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects


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Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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