Review: could Flagyl cause Pneumonia?
Summary: Pneumonia 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 9,851 people who have side effects while taking Flagyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 521 have Pneumonia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pneumonia and more.
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Flagyl has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial. (latest outcomes from 10,489 Flagyl users)
Pneumonia has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 122,910 Pneumonia patients)
On Mar, 21, 2015: 9,851 people reported to have side effects when taking Flagyl. Among them, 521 people (5.29%) have Pneumonia.
Time on Flagyl when people have Pneumonia * :
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Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Flagyl * :
Severity of Pneumonia when taking Flagyl ** :
How people recovered from Pneumonia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (68 people, 13.05%)
- Osteoporosis (50 people, 9.60%)
- Pain (41 people, 7.87%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (28 people, 5.37%)
- Crohn's disease (28 people, 5.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (220 people, 42.23%)
- Levaquin (181 people, 34.74%)
- Lasix (169 people, 32.44%)
- Protonix (153 people, 29.37%)
- Aredia (153 people, 29.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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