Review: Clostridium difficile colitis in Doxycycline
This is a review of Clostridium difficile colitis by studying 10,990 people who take Doxycycline. We analyze: the time on Doxycycline when people have Clostridium difficile colitis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Clostridium difficile colitis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Doxycycline. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Doxycycline (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne, rosacea. Commonly reported side effects of Doxycycline include pain exacerbated, pain, nausea aggravated, nausea, stress and anxiety.
Clostridium difficile colitis
Clostridium difficile colitis (inflammation of colon by clostridium difficile bacteria infection) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Nov, 29, 2013: 10,967 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxycycline. Among them, 34 people (0.31%) have Clostridium Difficile Colitis.
Time on Doxycycline when people have Clostridium difficile colitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Clostridium difficile colitis||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Doxycycline * :
|Clostridium difficile colitis||62.50%||37.50% |
Age of people who have Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Doxycycline * :
|Clostridium difficile colitis||3.57%||0.00%||3.57%||3.57%||10.71%||25.00%||42.86%||10.71% |
Severity of Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Doxycycline ** :
How people recovered from Clostridium difficile colitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (6 people, 17.65%)
- Metastases to bone (6 people, 17.65%)
- Sleep disorder (4 people, 11.76%)
- Lyme disease (3 people, 8.82%)
- Multiple myeloma (3 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aredia (15 people, 44.12%)
- Morphine (15 people, 44.12%)
- Zometa (15 people, 44.12%)
- Lexapro (14 people, 41.18%)
- Ativan (14 people, 41.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By Anaray: How do you get rid of emotional disorder after taking doxy
(for a 53 year old woman who has Anxiety And Stress, and takes Doxycycline Hyclate)
How to cure Emotional Disorder from Doxy...I took this for a very bad tooth infection...took the whole script and hind sight I should have stopped because I realize I was having some side effects, but continued because I felt so bad due to my mouth...anyway, the day after I finished I had a massive ...
(Number of patients like Anaray: 4,824)
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can any of these cause a false positive for a drug test? I was told I tested positive for marijuana which I don't smoke or use.
(Number of patients like freaking out: 4,212)
- By foxtail: Can taking doxycycline cause sciatica?
(for a 23 year old man who has Sciatica, and takes Doxycycline Hyclate)
I have been taking doxycyline for perioral dermatitis for about 3 months. My sciatic nerve is killing me. Could there be a link? Could stopping the doxycyline cure my sciatica?
(Number of patients like foxtail: 521)
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