Flagyl and Colitis - from FDA reports
Colitis is found among people who take Flagyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Levaquin, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Colitis with Flagyl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15,305 people who have side effects when taking Flagyl from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
15,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Flagyl.
Among them, 296 people (1.93%) have Colitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flagyl when people have Colitis *:
- < 1 month: 91.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Colitis when taking Flagyl *:
- female: 65.74 %
- male: 34.26 %
Age of people who have Colitis when taking Flagyl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.4 %
- 10-19: 7.63 %
- 20-29: 2.41 %
- 30-39: 9.64 %
- 40-49: 10.04 %
- 50-59: 23.69 %
- 60+: 46.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (37 people, 12.50%)
- Preventive Health Care (33 people, 11.15%)
- High Blood Pressure (23 people, 7.77%)
- Crohn's Disease (23 people, 7.77%)
- Breast Cancer (23 people, 7.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Levaquin (67 people, 22.64%)
- Zometa (62 people, 20.95%)
- Ambien (56 people, 18.92%)
- Protonix (51 people, 17.23%)
- Aredia (45 people, 15.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (62 people, 20.95%)
- Abdominal Pain (60 people, 20.27%)
- Anaemia (59 people, 19.93%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (55 people, 18.58%)
- Haematochezia (52 people, 17.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Last night I took excedrine migraine with flagyl, I woke up a couple hours later with severe abdominal pain, vomiting, a worsened headache, severe nausea, dizziness, vertigo, and I also couldn't walk straight, I was wobbly. It was also hard for me to stay awake. Biggest mistake of my life, I ...
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This is my first and hopefuuly last time with cdiff. I take flagyl, it seems to be helping, then I had a relapse after taking it for 7 days. Might be due to my diet. as long as I have diarrhea, am I contagious.
Prescribed flagyl after surgery, 10days, twice a day, 500mg. First few days I had metallic taste in my mouth and abdominal cramping. By the 5th day I had mucus stool, straight mucus. And the 6th day woke up to have white patches on throat. I was also very emotional during this medicine, unknown ...