Cephalexin and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome 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 Keflex, and have Pain . We study 9,957 people who have side effects while taking Cephalexin from FDA. Among them, 15 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Cephalexin has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Cephalexin 11,133 users)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, back pain, muscle spasticity (latest reports from 13,481 Withdrawal syndrome patients).
On Feb, 08, 2017
9,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Cephalexin.
Among them, 15 people (0.15%) have Withdrawal Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cephalexin when people have Withdrawal Syndrome *:
- < 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 Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Cephalexin *:
- female: 53.33 %
- male: 46.67 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome 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: 23.08 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 76.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Quit Smoking (5 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (5 people, 33.33%)
- Tremor (4 people, 26.67%)
- Nerve Injury (4 people, 26.67%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (4 people, 26.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Keflex (7 people, 46.67%)
- Cymbalta (6 people, 40.00%)
- Topamax (5 people, 33.33%)
- Celebrex (5 people, 33.33%)
- Baclofen (5 people, 33.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Injury (5 people, 33.33%)
- Feeling Abnormal (5 people, 33.33%)
- Depression (5 people, 33.33%)
- Nervousness (4 people, 26.67%)
- Adverse Drug Reaction (4 people, 26.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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