Review: could Cephalexin cause High blood sugar (Hyperglycemia)?
We study 7,314 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA and social media. Among them, 81 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.
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Cephalexin (latest outcomes from 8,052 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
High blood sugar
High blood sugar (high blood sugar) (latest reports from 143,192 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, depression, bipolar disorder.
On Oct, 13, 2014: 7,309 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 81 people (1.11%) have High Blood Sugar.
Time on Cephalexin when people have High blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood sugar||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Cephalexin * :
|High blood sugar||51.25%||48.75% |
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Cephalexin * :
|High blood sugar||0.00%||1.41%||2.82%||2.82%||0.00%||33.80%||21.13%||38.03% |
Severity of High blood sugar when taking Cephalexin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood sugar||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (18 people, 22.22%)
- Hypercalcaemia (11 people, 13.58%)
- Blood pressure management (11 people, 13.58%)
- Pain (11 people, 13.58%)
- Multiple myeloma (10 people, 12.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (36 people, 44.44%)
- Ambien (32 people, 39.51%)
- Aredia (30 people, 37.04%)
- Furosemide (26 people, 32.10%)
- Lasix (26 people, 32.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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