Review: could Cefazolin cause Anaphylaxis?
Summary: Anaphylaxis is found among people who take Cefazolin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Propofol, and have Anaesthesia.
We study 5,887 people who have side effects while taking Cefazolin from FDA and social media. Among them, 337 have Anaphylaxis. Find out below who they are, when they have Anaphylaxis and more.
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Cefazolin has active ingredients of cefazolin sodium. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from 5,895 Cefazolin users)
Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain. (latest reports from 28,939 Anaphylaxis patients)
On Apr, 7, 2015: 5,887 people reported to have side effects when taking Cefazolin. Among them, 337 people (5.72%) have Anaphylaxis.
Time on Cefazolin when people have Anaphylaxis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Cefazolin * :
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Cefazolin * :
Severity of Anaphylaxis when taking Cefazolin ** :
How people recovered from Anaphylaxis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anaesthesia (47 people, 13.95%)
- Prophylaxis (26 people, 7.72%)
- General anaesthesia (16 people, 4.75%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 1.48%)
- Atrial fibrillation (4 people, 1.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Propofol (70 people, 20.77%)
- Cefazolin sodium (55 people, 16.32%)
- Diprivan (54 people, 16.02%)
- Midazolam hcl (34 people, 10.09%)
- Vecuronium bromide (32 people, 9.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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