Review: could Cephalexin cause Ibs?
This is a review of Ibs (Irritable bowel syndrome) by studying 6,888 people who take Cephalexin. We analyze: the time on Cephalexin when people have Ibs, gender and age of these people, the severity of Ibs, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Cephalexin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cephalexin (latest outcomes from 8,014 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection, urinary tract infection. Commonly reported side effects of Cephalexin include acupuncture and pain, pain relief by acupuncture, pain exacerbated, pain, stress and anxiety.
Ibs (irritable bowel syndrome -chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating) (latest reports from 69,337 patients) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 6,888 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 93 people (1.35%) have Ibs. They amount to 0.13% of all the 68,969 people who have Ibs.
Time on Cephalexin when people have Ibs * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Ibs when taking Cephalexin * :
Age of people who have Ibs when taking Cephalexin * :
Severity of Ibs when taking Cephalexin ** :
How people recovered from Ibs ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acne (18 people, 19.35%)
- Light chain analysis increased (12 people, 12.90%)
- Multiple myeloma (12 people, 12.90%)
- Constipation (11 people, 11.83%)
- Allergic sinusitis (8 people, 8.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levaquin (39 people, 41.94%)
- Accutane (35 people, 37.63%)
- Ambien (33 people, 35.48%)
- Amoxicillin (32 people, 34.41%)
- Zofran (31 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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