Cephalexin and Kidney stones - from FDA reports
Kidney stones is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone . We study 9,957 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA. Among them, 136 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones 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 stones has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease (latest reports from 23,015 Kidney stones patients).
On Jan, 29, 2017
9,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 136 people (1.37%) have Kidney Stones
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cephalexin when people have Kidney Stones *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 66.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Cephalexin *:
- female: 44.36 %
- male: 55.64 %
Age of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Cephalexin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 10.28 %
- 20-29: 18.69 %
- 30-39: 8.41 %
- 40-49: 24.3 %
- 50-59: 21.5 %
- 60+: 16.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (21 people, 15.44%)
- Pain (18 people, 13.24%)
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 13.24%)
- Birth Control (18 people, 13.24%)
- Acne (16 people, 11.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (50 people, 36.76%)
- Dexamethasone (34 people, 25.00%)
- Folic Acid (32 people, 23.53%)
- Lipitor (30 people, 22.06%)
- Levaquin (30 people, 22.06%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (76 people, 55.88%)
- Stress And Anxiety (73 people, 53.68%)
- Back Pain (54 people, 39.71%)
- Depression (52 people, 38.24%)
- Anaemia (52 people, 38.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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