Review: could Cephalexin cause Vaginitis?


Vaginitis is reported only by a few people who take Cephalexin. We study 8,037 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Vaginitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Vaginitis and more.

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Cephalexin has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Cephalexin 11,123 users)


Vaginitis (inflammation of the vagina) has been reported by people with birth control, depression, pain, stress and anxiety, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 1,280 Vaginitis patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

8,037 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 3 people (0.04%) have Vaginitis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cephalexin cause Vaginitis?

Age of people who have Vaginitis when taking Cephalexin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Oxycontin (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Sulfamethoxazole (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Elavil (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Cefzil (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Baclofen (2 people, 66.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Panic Attack (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Loss Of Consciousness (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Emotional Distress (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Confusional State (2 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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