Monitor bowel function for diarrhea, abdominal cramping, fever, and bloody stools. May begin up to several weeks following cessation of antibiotic therapy.
Lab Test Considerations:
May cause ↑ serum alkaline phosphatase, and hepatic enzymes.
- May cause ↓ serum bicarbonate, ↓ platelet count, anemia, and neutropenia.
- May cause hyperglycemia and metabolic acidosis.