Could Ceftriaxone cause Diverticulitis - from FDA reports


Summary

Diverticulitis is found among people who take Ceftriaxone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fluconazole, and have Metastases to central nervous system . We study 11,616 people who have side effects while taking Ceftriaxone from FDA. Among them, 12 have Diverticulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diverticulitis and more.

What to expect?

Forecast new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Ceftriaxone and have Diverticulitis

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Ceftriaxone and have Diverticulitis

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Ceftriaxone

Ceftriaxone has active ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium. It is often used in typhoid fever. (latest outcomes from Ceftriaxone 11,701 users)

Diverticulitis

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 14,665 Diverticulitis patients).

On Dec, 08, 2016

11,616 people reported to have side effects when taking Ceftriaxone.
Among them, 12 people (0.1%) have Diverticulitis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ceftriaxone cause Diverticulitis?

Time on Ceftriaxone when people have Diverticulitis *:

  • < 1 month: 80 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 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 Ceftriaxone *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Ceftriaxone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 8.33 %
  • 50-59: 8.33 %
  • 60+: 83.33 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fluconazole (5 people, 41.67%)
  • Bactrim Ds (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Metronidazole (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Pantoprazole Sodium (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Amlodipine (2 people, 16.67%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Ceftriaxone, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Metastases To Central Nervous System (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Pneumonia (1 person, 8.33%)
  • Meningitis Fungal (1 person, 8.33%)
  • Kidney Transplant (1 person, 8.33%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (1 person, 8.33%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Abdominal Pain (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Thrombocytopenia (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Pneumoperitoneum (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Lymphocele (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Constipation (3 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Diverticulitis when taking Ceftriaxone?

Browse all side effects of Ceftriaxone

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Diverticulitis

Diverticulitis

Could your condition cause Diverticulitis

Diverticulitis

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Ceftriaxone, Diverticulitis

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Ceftriaxone, Diverticulitis