Antibiotics for Urinary Tract Infections in Children
Common side effects of antibiotics used to treat UTIs include:
- Nausea or vomiting.
- Mild diarrhea.
Severe allergic reactions to antibiotics are unusual but do occur. They include:
- Trouble breathing.
- Being very tired.
- Fever or chills.
- Chest pain.
- Skin rashes, hives, or itching.
See Drug Reference for a full list of side effects. (Drug Reference is not available in all systems.)
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: March 22, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
Reference Avery L. Seifert, MD - Urology