Vancomycin

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Other names: Vancocin
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Vancomycin International Nonproprietary Name is a glycopeptide antibiotic used in the prophylaxis and treatment of infections caused ...
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Does Vancomycin cause Liver Damage ?

#72 in Vancomycin discussions - 11 posts discuss Liver Damage with Vancomycin. Liver Damage is #72 concern in Vancomycin discussions.
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I have liver damage from vancomycin and even though...
" ...dying! I am now on hydrocortisone therapy and praying ...ok. I'm struggling. I have liver damage from vancomycin and even though the good half of my ...er that I'm allergic to prednisone and ... "

and Metronidazole flagyl cause liver damage/ elevated liver...
" ...and see if those meds might affect the liver! Vancomycin and Metronidazole flagyl cause liver damage/ elevated liver... "

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Flagyl/Vancomycin as they are damaging to the liver and our...
" Culturelle has been found to be as effective as Flagyl and Vancomycin in eliminating Clostridia. Many times ...to me to give Flagyl/Vancomycin as they are damaging to the liver and our kids got... "

and have agreed that liver damage is extensive. Portal...
" ...info comes out of the Vancomycin trials. As well, our specialists ...scans and biopsies, and have agreed that liver damage is extensive. Portal hypertension and... "

taking Vancomycin for their PSC? Who's taking Vanco, and...
" Who's taking Vancomycin for their PSC? Who's taking Vanco, and how's it going? What \"stage\" of liver damage were you in when you started? How about after... "

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are BAD!!! Levaquin causes tendons to snap, liver damage...
" ...year and I was SICK for 6 months. I was given Zyvox, Levaquin, Sulfer and Vancomycin..... these meds, especially Levaquin are BAD!!! Levaquin causes tendons to snap, liver damage, damage to the... "

3 courses of Vancomycin have been tapered off as 4 weeks at...
" ...her 4th course of Vancomycin. The last 3 courses of Vancomycin have been tapered off as 4 weeks ...they can cause liver damage and she has ...week left on the Vancomycin. The doctor explai... "

IV Vancomycin with no problems...and no infections!! For...
" ...of last resort, IV Vancomycin\" and I stayed ...blood tested to check for liver damage. If an antibiotic was going to ...three weeks ago, I had IV Vancomycin with no problems...and no infecti... "

but the liver damage is already far in. We are actually...
" ...we received a diagnosis of autoimmune PSC, UC (most ...We have seen the Vancomycin trials, but the liver damage is already far in. We are actually using low dosage of Urso, for the possible bene... "

drug resistance to the vancomycin. This could then then put...
" ...further drug resistance to the vancomycin. This could then then put ...have adverse reactions such as liver damage if they are taken long ...a certain reluctance to use Linezolid and similar ... "

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