Review: could Acyclovir Sodium cause Kidney Stones?


Kidney stones is found among people who take Acyclovir Sodium, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old also take medication Prilosec, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 1,007 people who have side effects while taking Acyclovir sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones and more.

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Acyclovir Sodium

Acyclovir sodium has active ingredients of acyclovir sodium. (latest outcomes from Acyclovir sodium 1,050 users)

Kidney Stones

Kidney stones has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease (latest reports from 22,988 Kidney stones patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

1,007 people reported to have side effects when taking Acyclovir Sodium.
Among them, 7 people (0.7%) have Kidney Stones

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Acyclovir sodium cause Kidney stones?

Gender of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Acyclovir Sodium *:

  • female: 16.67 %
  • male: 83.33 %

Age of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Acyclovir Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 60 %
  • 50-59: 40 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (4 people, 57.14%)
  • Infection (1 person, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Thalidomide (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Prilosec (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Zometa (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Amoxicillin (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Ambien (5 people, 71.43%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Osteopenia (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Injury (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Anxiety (6 people, 85.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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