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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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Vancomycin for Infection
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Does Vancomycin cause Liver Damage ?

#68 in Vancomycin discussions - 11 posts discuss Liver Damage with Vancomycin. Liver Damage is #68 concern in Vancomycin discussions.
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" ...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 that I'm allergic to prednisone and ... "

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

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

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

" ...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... "

" ...of last resort, IV Vancomycin\" and I stayed ...blood tested to check for liver damage. Ifan antibioticwas going to ...three weeks ago, I had IV Vancomycin with no problems...and no infecti... "

" ...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... "

" ...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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