Review: could Flagyl cause Acid reflux?
Summary: Acid reflux could be caused by Flagyl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take Prednisone, and have Bone lesion.
We study 9,822 people who have side effects while taking Flagyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.
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Flagyl (latest outcomes from 10,455 users) has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial.
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) (latest reports from 43,953 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 9,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Flagyl. Among them, 22 people (0.23%) have Acid Reflux. They amount to 0.05% of all the 43,848 people who have Acid Reflux on eHealthMe.
Time on Flagyl when people have Acid reflux * :
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Flagyl * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||44.44%||33.33% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Flagyl ** :
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bone lesion (10 people, 45.45%)
- Muscle spasms (10 people, 45.45%)
- Multiple myeloma (10 people, 45.45%)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (10 people, 45.45%)
- Restless legs syndrome (10 people, 45.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (14 people, 63.64%)
- Ambien (14 people, 63.64%)
- Lexapro (13 people, 59.09%)
- Prevacid (13 people, 59.09%)
- Coumadin (12 people, 54.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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