General Information on Axid
As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Axid. However, not everyone who takes the medication will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Some of the most common side effects include:
(Click Side Effects of Axid to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report to your healthcare provider.)
Axid can potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Axid Drug Interactions for more information).
You should talk with your healthcare provider before taking Axid if you have:
- Kidney problems, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Axid and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Axid and Breastfeeding).
You should also tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you may be taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Axid Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)