Review: could Cephalexin cause Ovarian cyst (Ovarian cysts)?
Summary: Ovarian cyst is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lorazepam, and have Birth control.
We study 7,334 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 has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 8,074 Cephalexin users)
Ovarian cyst (fluid filled sac of the ovary) has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain. (latest reports from 7,024 Ovarian cyst patients)
On Mar, 17, 2015: 7,330 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 40 people (0.55%) have Ovarian Cyst.
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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