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Amoxicillin vs Keflex, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 22

This is personalized comparison of Amoxicillin vs Keflex for a male aged 22. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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On Jan, 24, 2014: 902 people are studied in Amoxicillin vs Keflex

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male18Acne

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Amoxicillin amoxicillinnot specified
Keflex cephalexinnot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 18 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
AmoxicillinKeflex
Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract)Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseIntestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding from intestine)
Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract)
Pyrexia (fever)Rectal Haemorrhage (bleeding from anus)
DepressionDepression
Colitis (inflammation of colon)Dry Skin
AnxietyColitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Colitis (inflammation of colon)
Intestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding from intestine)Lip Dry
Headache (pain in head)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
AmoxicillinKeflex
DepressionLoss Of Consciousness
Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)Multiple Injuries
ScarPersonality Change
Dry SkinSuicide Attempt
Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract)Irritability
Emotional DistressHomicidal Ideation (thoughts about human killing another human)
Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseAnger
Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract)Anxiety
Sleep DisorderDepression
Arthralgia (joint pain)Aggression

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
AmoxicillinKeflex
Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract)Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseIntestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding from intestine)
Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract)
Pyrexia (fever)Rectal Haemorrhage (bleeding from anus)
DepressionDepression
Colitis (inflammation of colon)Dry Skin
AnxietyColitis (inflammation of colon)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)
Intestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding from intestine)Lip Dry
Chest PainBack Pain

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
AmoxicillinKeflex
DepressionLoss Of Consciousness
Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)Multiple Injuries
Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract)Personality Change
Dry SkinSuicide Attempt
Emotional DistressIrritability
Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract)Homicidal Ideation (thoughts about human killing another human)
Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseAnger
ScarAnxiety
Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision)Depression
Attention Deficit/hyperactivity DisorderAggression

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On eHealthMe, Amoxicillin (amoxicillin) is often used to treat infection. Keflex (cephalexin) is often used to treat infection. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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