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What are the side effects of doripenem?

Side effects of doripenem may include diarrhea, nausea, headaches and swelling, pain or redness at the site of injection. White patches, vaginal itching and mild skin rash are also side effects of doripenem. Some side effects of this medication may be serious and require emergency medical assistance. These include: trouble breathing, seizures, easy bruising or bleeding, hives, watery or bloody diarrhea, fever, sore throat, headaches with severe blistering, peeling, red skin rash and weakness.

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