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Review: could Cephalexin cause Spleen enlargement (Splenomegaly)?
Summary: Spleen enlargement is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take medication Zometa, and have Hepatitis c.
We study 7,318 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Spleen enlargement. Find out below who they are, when they have Spleen enlargement and more.
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Cephalexin (latest outcomes from 8,057 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
Spleen enlargement (enlargement of spleen) (latest reports from 6,127 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hiv infection, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c.
On Nov, 29, 2014: 7,318 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 52 people (0.71%) have Spleen Enlargement.
Time on Cephalexin when people have Spleen enlargement * :
Gender of people who have Spleen enlargement when taking Cephalexin * :
|Spleen enlargement||69.23%||30.77% |
Age of people who have Spleen enlargement when taking Cephalexin * :
|Spleen enlargement||0.00%||2.27%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||36.36%||27.27%||9.09% |
Severity of Spleen enlargement when taking Cephalexin ** :
How people recovered from Spleen enlargement ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hepatitis c (9 people, 17.31%)
- Resorption bone increased (8 people, 15.38%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (7 people, 13.46%)
- Atrial fibrillation (7 people, 13.46%)
- Breast cancer (6 people, 11.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (22 people, 42.31%)
- Furosemide (20 people, 38.46%)
- Lorazepam (19 people, 36.54%)
- Acetaminophen (18 people, 34.62%)
- Amoxicillin (18 people, 34.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was on warfarin for ten years. they now found that I have cirrhosis of the liver my spleen is very enlarged can this all be caused by the prolonged use of the warfarin. Doctors giving me the run around but under my ribs is killing me and they just say take pain meds and go away
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