Could Cefdinir cause Diverticulitis - from FDA reports
Diverticulitis is found among people who take Cefdinir, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Hypoaesthesia . We study 2,132 people who have side effects while taking Cefdinir from FDA. Among them, 6 have Diverticulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diverticulitis and more.
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Cefdinir has active ingredients of cefdinir. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Cefdinir 2,502 users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 14,673 Diverticulitis patients).
On Dec, 31, 2016
2,132 people reported to have side effects when taking Cefdinir.
Among them, 6 people (0.28%) have Diverticulitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cefdinir when people have Diverticulitis *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Cefdinir *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Cefdinir *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 33.33 %
- 60+: 66.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 16.67%)
- Radiation Injury (1 person, 16.67%)
- Lung Adenocarcinoma Stage Iv (1 person, 16.67%)
- Insomnia (1 person, 16.67%)
- Hypoaesthesia (1 person, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (2 people, 33.33%)
- Lyrica (2 people, 33.33%)
- Vasotec (1 person, 16.67%)
- Gabapentin (1 person, 16.67%)
- Bextra (1 person, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (2 people, 33.33%)
- Pneumonia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Fever (2 people, 33.33%)
- Fatigue (2 people, 33.33%)
- Diarrhea (2 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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