Review: could Cephalexin cause Spleen enlargement?
We study 7,305 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 8,042 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
Spleen enlargement (enlargement of spleen) (latest reports from 39,179 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hiv infection, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c.
On Jul, 10, 2014: 7,304 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin. Among them, 52 people (0.71%) have Spleen Enlargement. They amount to 0.13% of all the 39,149 people who have Spleen Enlargement on eHealthMe.
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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