Review: could Cephalexin cause Kidney infection?
Summary: 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 7,336 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 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 8,077 Cephalexin users)
Kidney infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 5,583 Kidney infection patients)
On Apr, 3, 2015: 7,334 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 23 people (0.31%) have Kidney Infection.
Time on Cephalexin when people have Kidney infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney infection when taking Cephalexin * :
|Kidney infection||65.38%||34.62% |
Age of people who have Kidney infection when taking Cephalexin * :
|Kidney infection||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||0.00%||34.78%||0.00%||56.52%||4.35% |
Severity of Kidney infection when taking Cephalexin ** :
How people recovered from Kidney infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 13.04%)
- Furuncle (3 people, 13.04%)
- Oral herpes (2 people, 8.70%)
- Cystitis (2 people, 8.70%)
- Sleep disorder therapy (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amoxicillin (10 people, 43.48%)
- Radiation therapy (7 people, 30.43%)
- Aredia (7 people, 30.43%)
- Femara (7 people, 30.43%)
- Ultram (7 people, 30.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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