Cephalexin and Thrombocytopenia - from FDA reports
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.
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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:
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.
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Do you have Thrombocytopenia when taking Cephalexin?
Cephalexin has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Cephalexin 11,864 users)
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 141,527 Thrombocytopenia patients).
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