Review: could Cephalexin cause Loss of appetite (Appetite - decreased)?
Summary: Loss of appetite is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aredia, and have Breast cancer.
We study 7,324 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA and social media. Among them, 279 have Loss of appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of appetite and more.
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Cephalexin has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 8,063 Cephalexin users)
Loss of appetite
Loss of appetite (lack of feeling to eat) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 52,288 Loss of appetite patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 7,324 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 279 people (3.81%) have Loss Of Appetite.
Time on Cephalexin when people have Loss of appetite * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of appetite||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Cephalexin * :
|Loss of appetite||65.22%||34.78% |
Age of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Cephalexin * :
|Loss of appetite||0.00%||0.38%||4.91%||8.68%||7.55%||11.70%||30.94%||35.85% |
Severity of Loss of appetite when taking Cephalexin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of appetite||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of appetite ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of appetite||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (49 people, 17.56%)
- Metastases to bone (32 people, 11.47%)
- Anaemia (18 people, 6.45%)
- Pain (16 people, 5.73%)
- Acne (16 people, 5.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aredia (104 people, 37.28%)
- Zometa (104 people, 37.28%)
- Ambien (94 people, 33.69%)
- Neurontin (87 people, 31.18%)
- Coumadin (81 people, 29.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I was on cephalexin for 1 month and now after stopping i realize my loss of appetite is due to the drug. can i expect my appetite to resume and is there anything i can do to bring it back and gain
Im 85 and losing weight due to loss of appetite directly related to a one month course of cephalexin. Is there anything i can do to regain my appetite or can i expect it to return gradually??
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She steered with aches, pain, fever, congestion in lungs. Started on Donalson. The mucous was clear at the time. After three days aches persisted and very low to no fever. Took to clinic. Dr said she has,flu and started her on Tamiflu. We took her off cephalexin. Coughing persists after 6 days and mucous now yellow green.
Should we start her back on cephalexin?
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I"ve had a sore throat for 8 days, I'm taking cephalexin for an ear infection. My question is "can I take Nyquil for my throat when I' on cephalexin?"
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Hi there, I was recently diagnosed with Balanitis, a small white ulcer has appeared on my foreskin caused by the trauma of the condition.
I went to the ER for the problem, worrying that it maybe and std, the nurse and doctor there told me to keep the ulcer clean and to keep strong soaps away from it, but to be safe they gave me the std shot along with 4 tablets to take. The next morning and ever since, I have been experiencing bad nausea and what started with comstipation, has now turned into dhiarea, when I pass a stool which has some sort of solidity to it, it is coated in mucous. Alongside this. Every time I have food sitting in my stomach, I feel very sick to the stomach.
Just wondering if this is a side effect of the drug, or if I have some kind of candida which is reacting with the drugs?? I had the jab on Wednesday and felt Ill first thing in the morning the next day. This is the third day of the illness, but seems less extreme throughout the day.
Sorry for the graphic nature of this post, just wondering if anyone had any answers before I spent another small fortune at the doctors!
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Been almost a month and still having loss of appetite. Diarrhea And vomiting has ceased to an extent but loss of appetite is persistent
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For the first time in my life I couldn't care less if the twin towers blew up again I wouldn't care. I have been more calm and able to work in sales with less stress and more success.
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