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Suggest treatment for side effects of Flagyl

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Dr. Ronald Schubert

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Posted on Wed, 24 Aug 2016 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: I am on Flagyll for C. Diff infection and feeling very weak, tired and woozy. Is that something I need to worry about? XXXXXXX
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Answered by Dr. Ronald Schubert 23 minutes later
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Flagyl side effects

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I am sorry to hear that you have D. diff infection and taking flagyl. Flagyl is a medication with numerous side effects including nausea, dizziness feeling weak and tired. It can also cause N/V if you use any alcohol even in mouth wash as it is related to Antabuse. I can only recommend taking probiotics and just power through the side effects as Flagyl is one of the best treatments for C. diff

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