Review: could Flagyl cause Nausea?
Summary: Nausea could be caused by Flagyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Levaquin, and have Pain.
We study 9,822 people who have side effects while taking Flagyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,031 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 9,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Flagyl. Among them, 1,031 people (10.55%) have Nausea. They amount to 0.05% of all the 1,906,977 people who have Nausea on eHealthMe.
Time on Flagyl when people have Nausea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Nausea when taking Flagyl * :
Severity of Nausea when taking Flagyl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Nausea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (125 people, 12.12%)
- Crohn's disease (99 people, 9.60%)
- Multiple myeloma (90 people, 8.73%)
- Prophylaxis (83 people, 8.05%)
- Nausea (45 people, 4.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levaquin (247 people, 23.96%)
- Zometa (235 people, 22.79%)
- Zofran (211 people, 20.47%)
- Aredia (203 people, 19.69%)
- Prilosec (196 people, 19.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 months ago):
It is too many symptoms to list. The mentioned are the symptoms I have right now.
From this study (3 years ago):
Only taking Flagyl for 3 days and all of the above sypmtoms plus a metallic taste in my mouth started. Feel there was a reaction between Lexapro and Flagyl.
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