Review: could Pneumonia cause Metabolic encephalopathy?
Summary: Metabolic encephalopathy could be caused by Pneumonia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Lobar pneumonia, and take Cefuroxime.
We study 11,728 people who have Pneumonia from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Metabolic encephalopathy. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Pneumonia (latest reports from 750,779 patients) is typically treated by Levaquin, Azithromycin, Prednisone, Avelox, Clarithromycin, Levofloxacin.
Metabolic encephalopathy (disorder or disease of the brain due to the body's disability to use energy) (latest reports from 10,780 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, pain, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 11,727 people who have pneumonia are studied. Among them, 5 (0.04%) have Metabolic Encephalopathy. They amount to 0.05% of all the 10,740 people who have Metabolic Encephalopathy on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have pneumonia and experienced Metabolic encephalopathy * :
|Metabolic encephalopathy||83.33%||16.67% |
Age of people who have pneumonia and experienced Metabolic encephalopathy * :
|Metabolic encephalopathy||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||80.00% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Lobar pneumonia (1 people, 20.00%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Cefuroxime (2 people, 40.00%)
- Ciprofloxacin (2 people, 40.00%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 40.00%)
- Metronidazole (1 people, 20.00%)
- Ceftriaxone (1 people, 20.00%)
- Moxifloxacin (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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