Cephalexin and Kidney infection - from FDA reports
Kidney infection is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Amoxicillin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 9,957 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA. Among them, 20 have Kidney infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney infection and more.
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Cephalexin has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Cephalexin 11,133 users)
Kidney infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 8,807 Kidney infection patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
9,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 20 people (0.2%) have Kidney Infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cephalexin when people have Kidney Infection *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 100 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Kidney Infection when taking Cephalexin *:
- female: 80 %
- male: 20 %
Age of people who have Kidney Infection when taking Cephalexin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 5.88 %
- 20-29: 11.76 %
- 30-39: 11.76 %
- 40-49: 5.88 %
- 50-59: 52.94 %
- 60+: 11.76 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (3 people, 15.00%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (2 people, 10.00%)
- Sleep Disorder (2 people, 10.00%)
- Oral Herpes (2 people, 10.00%)
- Birth Control (2 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Amoxicillin (11 people, 55.00%)
- Fosamax (9 people, 45.00%)
- Cytoxan (9 people, 45.00%)
- Aredia (9 people, 45.00%)
- Aromasin (8 people, 40.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (13 people, 65.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 50.00%)
- Injury (10 people, 50.00%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (9 people, 45.00%)
- Oropharyngeal Pain (9 people, 45.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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