Rocephin Uses, Dosage, How to Take, Side Effects and Precautions

Serious side effects Rocephin. Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

  • diarrhea that is watery or bloody
  • fever, chills, swollen glands, rash or itching, joint pain, or general ill feeling
  • white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips
  • unusual bleeding (nose, mouth  or rectum), purple or red pinpoint spots under your skin
  • skin rash, bruising, severe tingling, numbness, pain, muscle weakness
  • pale or yellowed skin, dark colored urine, confusion or weakness
  • urinating less than usual or not at all
  • seizure (convulsions)
  • swelling, pain, or irritation where the injection was given
  • chalky-colored stools, stomach pain just after eating a meal, nausea, heartburn, bloating, and severe upper stomach pain that may spread to your back
  • severe skin reaction – fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes, skin pain, followed by a red or purple skin rash that spreads (especially in the face or upper body) and causes blistering and peeling