Review: could Cephalexin cause Metallic taste?
This is a review of Metallic taste (Taste - impaired) by studying 6,888 people who take Cephalexin. We analyze: the time on Cephalexin when people have Metallic taste, gender and age of these people, the severity of Metallic taste, 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.
Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) (latest reports from 155,794 patients) has been reported by people with insomnia, quit smoking, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 6,883 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 91 people (1.32%) have Metallic Taste.
Time on Cephalexin when people have Metallic taste * :
Gender of people who have Metallic taste when taking Cephalexin * :
|Metallic taste||75.82%||24.18% |
Age of people who have Metallic taste when taking Cephalexin * :
|Metallic taste||0.00%||0.00%||1.12%||1.12%||5.62%||41.57%||11.24%||39.33% |
Severity of Metallic taste when taking Cephalexin ** :
How people recovered from Metallic taste ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (16 people, 17.58%)
- Prophylaxis (14 people, 15.38%)
- Anxiety (12 people, 13.19%)
- Constipation (11 people, 12.09%)
- Eczema (11 people, 12.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zithromax (64 people, 70.33%)
- Zometa (53 people, 58.24%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 43.96%)
- Prilosec (39 people, 42.86%)
- Percocet (37 people, 40.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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