Cephalexin and Sore throat - from FDA reports


Sore throat is reported only by a few people who take Cephalexin. We study 11,031 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA. Among them, 3 have Sore throat. Find out below who they are, when they have Sore throat and more.

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On Sep, 06, 2017

11,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 3 people (0.03%) have Sore throat

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cephalexin cause Sore throat?

Gender of people who have Sore throat when taking Cephalexin *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Sore throat when taking Cephalexin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Prevacid (1 person, 33.33%)
  • M.v.i. (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Hyzaar (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Cefzil (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Sleep Apnea Syndrome (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Osteoarthritis Aggravated (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Hiatal Hernia (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Gastric Mucosal Hypertrophy (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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