Could Cephalexin cause Copd - from FDA reports
Copd is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Levaquin, and have Metastases to bone . We study 9,957 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA. Among them, 191 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 Cephalexin 11,129 users)
Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) has been reported by people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain (latest reports from 99,869 Copd patients).
On Jan, 08, 2017
9,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 191 people (1.92%) have Copd
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cephalexin when people have Copd *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 42.86 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Copd when taking Cephalexin *:
- female: 59.78 %
- male: 40.22 %
Age of people who have Copd when taking Cephalexin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.63 %
- 20-29: 0.63 %
- 30-39: 1.26 %
- 40-49: 15.09 %
- 50-59: 18.87 %
- 60+: 63.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (24 people, 12.57%)
- Pain (20 people, 10.47%)
- Breast Cancer (18 people, 9.42%)
- Hypercalcaemia (17 people, 8.90%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (16 people, 8.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Levaquin (84 people, 43.98%)
- Celebrex (77 people, 40.31%)
- Furosemide (75 people, 39.27%)
- Zometa (72 people, 37.70%)
- Protonix (66 people, 34.55%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (111 people, 58.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (97 people, 50.79%)
- Back Pain (87 people, 45.55%)
- Breathing Difficulty (79 people, 41.36%)
- Joint Pain (77 people, 40.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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