Cephalexin and Thrombocytopenia - from FDA reports


Summary

Thrombocytopenia 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Thrombocytopenia with Cephalexin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,673 people who have side effects when taking Cephalexin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Cephalexin and have Thrombocytopenia, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Cephalexin and have Thrombocytopenia

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Apr, 22, 2017

10,673 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 327 people (3.06%) have Thrombocytopenia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cephalexin cause Thrombocytopenia?

Time on Cephalexin when people have Thrombocytopenia *:

  • < 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 Thrombocytopenia when taking Cephalexin *:

  • female: 59.57 %
  • male: 40.43 %

Age of people who have Thrombocytopenia when taking Cephalexin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.12 %
  • 10-19: 0.74 %
  • 20-29: 4.09 %
  • 30-39: 4.09 %
  • 40-49: 12.27 %
  • 50-59: 31.23 %
  • 60+: 46.47 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (32 people, 9.79%)
  • Metastases To Bone (28 people, 8.56%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (20 people, 6.12%)
  • Preventive Health Care (13 people, 3.98%)
  • Breast Cancer (13 people, 3.98%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (144 people, 44.04%)
  • Lorazepam (98 people, 29.97%)
  • Prednisone (91 people, 27.83%)
  • Dexamethasone (90 people, 27.52%)
  • Aredia (89 people, 27.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (168 people, 51.38%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (135 people, 41.28%)
  • Anaemia (126 people, 38.53%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (123 people, 37.61%)
  • Joint Pain (94 people, 28.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Thrombocytopenia when taking Cephalexin?

Cephalexin

Cephalexin has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Cephalexin 11,860 users)

Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 141,518 Thrombocytopenia patients).

Browse all side effects of Cephalexin

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenia

Could your condition cause Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenia

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Cephalexin and have Thrombocytopenia.

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Cephalexin, Thrombocytopenia

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Cephalexin, Thrombocytopenia