Review: could Cephalexin cause Copd (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)?
Summary: Copd is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Levaquin, and have Pain.
We study 7,330 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA and social media. Among them, 160 have Copd. Find out below who they are, when they have Copd and more.
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Cephalexin has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 8,069 Cephalexin users)
Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain. (latest reports from 49,425 Copd patients)
On Feb, 6, 2015: 7,324 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 160 people (2.18%) have Copd.
Time on Cephalexin when people have Copd * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Copd when taking Cephalexin * :
Age of people who have Copd when taking Cephalexin * :
Severity of Copd when taking Cephalexin ** :
How people recovered from Copd ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (22 people, 13.75%)
- Metastases to bone (19 people, 11.88%)
- Hypercalcaemia (16 people, 10.00%)
- Breast cancer (15 people, 9.38%)
- Atrial fibrillation (14 people, 8.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levaquin (72 people, 45.00%)
- Celebrex (70 people, 43.75%)
- Furosemide (67 people, 41.88%)
- Aspirin (67 people, 41.88%)
- Protonix (66 people, 41.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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