Review: could Cephalexin cause Ovarian cyst?
We study 7,308 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Ovarian cyst. Find out below who they are, when they have Ovarian cyst and more.
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Cephalexin (latest outcomes from 8,045 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
Ovarian cyst (fluid filled sac of the ovary) (latest reports from 35,706 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Aug, 19, 2014: 7,307 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 40 people (0.55%) have Ovarian Cyst. They amount to 0.11% of all the 35,704 people who have Ovarian Cyst on eHealthMe.
Time on Cephalexin when people have Ovarian cyst * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ovarian cyst||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Ovarian cyst when taking Cephalexin * :
|Ovarian cyst||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Ovarian cyst when taking Cephalexin * :
|Ovarian cyst||0.00%||0.00%||5.00%||25.00%||22.50%||35.00%||12.50%||0.00% |
Severity of Ovarian cyst when taking Cephalexin ** :
How people recovered from Ovarian cyst ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (11 people, 27.50%)
- Pain (6 people, 15.00%)
- Vaginal haemorrhage (3 people, 7.50%)
- Depression (2 people, 5.00%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (2 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lorazepam (19 people, 47.50%)
- Ativan (15 people, 37.50%)
- Promethazine (14 people, 35.00%)
- Nystatin (13 people, 32.50%)
- Azithromycin (13 people, 32.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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