Isoniazid side effects - from FDA reports


Summary

In this review, we analyze Isoniazid side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Isoniazid. The review is based on 10,753 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Isoniazid

Isoniazid has active ingredients of isoniazid. It is often used in tuberculosis. (latest outcomes from Isoniazid 11,053 users)

On Dec, 28, 2017

10,753 people who take Isoniazid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Isoniazid side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pyrexia
  • renal failure acute
  • vomiting
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • weight decreased
  • thrombocytopenia
  • hepatic function abnormal
  • hepatitis
  • interstitial lung disease
  • rash
1 - 6 months:
  • vomiting
  • hepatitis
  • interstitial lung disease
  • liver disorder
  • pneumonia
  • hepatic function abnormal
  • jaundice
  • death
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • arthralgia
6 - 12 months:
  • renal failure
  • vomiting
  • death
  • bronchopneumonia
  • neutropenia
  • pyrexia
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • interstitial lung disease
  • pulmonary mass
  • tuberculin test positive
1 - 2 years:
  • neoplasm malignant
  • renal failure
  • gastrointestinal necrosis
  • haemorrhage subcutaneous
  • cataract
  • large cell carcinoma of the respiratory tract stage unspecified
  • neck mass
  • arthralgia
  • cerebral infarction
  • colonic polyp
2 - 5 years:
  • intestinal obstruction
  • shock haemorrhagic
  • angioedema
  • arthralgia
  • cardiac failure
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • colitis ulcerative
  • cytomegalovirus gastroenteritis
  • thyroid cancer
  • cerebral haemorrhage
5 - 10 years:
  • anaemia
  • malignant ascites
  • nausea
  • pseudomonas infection
10+ years:
  • respiratory failure
  • drug resistance
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • weight decreased
not specified:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • weight decreased
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • thrombocytopenia
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • paradoxical drug reaction
  • pneumonia
  • rash
  • liver function test abnormal

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • weight decreased
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • rash
  • thrombocytopenia
  • pneumonia
  • interstitial lung disease
  • sepsis
  • white blood cell count increased
male:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • weight decreased
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • renal failure acute
  • thrombocytopenia
  • liver function test abnormal
  • death
  • pneumonia
  • white blood cell count decreased

Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • vomiting
  • trisomy 21
  • drug resistance
  • premature baby
  • respiratory failure
  • acute hepatic failure
  • death
  • hepatic failure
  • pyrexia
  • bovine tuberculosis
2-9:
  • vomiting
  • paradoxical drug reaction
  • tuberculoma of central nervous system
  • drug resistance
  • acute hepatic failure
  • ocular icterus
  • optic neuritis
  • transaminases increased
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase abnormal
10-19:
  • vomiting
  • acute hepatic failure
  • thrombocytopenia
  • tuberculoma of central nervous system
  • weight decreased
  • hepatotoxicity
  • paradoxical drug reaction
  • pyrexia
  • transaminases increased
  • abdominal pain
20-29:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • weight decreased
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • hepatotoxicity
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • hepatitis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • jaundice
  • nausea
30-39:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • spermatozoa progressive motility decreased
  • hepatitis
  • spermatozoa progressive motility abnormal
  • hepatitis toxic
  • hepatotoxicity
  • thrombocytopenia
  • deep vein thrombosis
40-49:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • death
  • thrombocytopenia
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • paradoxical drug reaction
  • transaminases increased
  • sepsis
  • weight decreased
  • headache
50-59:
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • pyrexia
  • liver function test abnormal
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • renal failure acute
  • rash
  • skin disorder
  • nausea
60+:
  • vomiting
  • interstitial lung disease
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • drug-induced liver injury
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • weight decreased
  • respiratory failure
  • skin disorder
  • thrombocytopenia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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