Cephalexin and Sunburn - from FDA reports
Sunburn is found among people who take Cephalexin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Esbriet, and have Interstitial lung disease. This review analyzes which people have Sunburn with Cephalexin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,031 people who have side effects when taking Cephalexin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 22, 2017
11,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 11 people (0.1%) have Sunburn
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cephalexin when people have Sunburn *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sunburn when taking Cephalexin *:
- female: 81.82 %
- male: 18.18 %
Age of people who have Sunburn when taking Cephalexin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 25.0 %
- 30-39: 12.5 %
- 40-49: 12.5 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 50.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Interstitial Lung Disease (2 people, 18.18%)
- Staphylococcal Infection (1 person, 9.09%)
- Psoriasis (1 person, 9.09%)
- Malignant Melanoma (1 person, 9.09%)
- Abdominal Discomfort (1 person, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Qvar (2 people, 18.18%)
- Lexapro (2 people, 18.18%)
- Esbriet (2 people, 18.18%)
- Zantac (1 person, 9.09%)
- Gabapentin (1 person, 9.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Skin Exfoliation (3 people, 27.27%)
- Photosensitivity Reaction (2 people, 18.18%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (2 people, 18.18%)
- Chest Pain (2 people, 18.18%)
- Abdominal Pain Upper (2 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have been on multiple rounds of antibiotics for bladder infections and have developed this burning that is getting worse. This has been going on for about 8 or 9 months. It is getting unbearable and none of the doctors I've seen know what it is. Tried Neurontin (300 mg) and it didn't phase ...
I went to the beach and got severely sunburnt all over especially my face and I have a non-stop runny nose and I don't know if the two are connected, please help. I'm 11 and average weight, and good health
Just started taking cephalexin for cellulitis. I didn't ask my conventional doctor about taking oregano oil also. I don't think there are any interactions and was curious as to whether taking oregano oil would hasten the healing process.
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