Flagyl and Short-term memory loss - from FDA reports
Short-term memory loss 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 Neurontin, and have Metastases to bone. This review analyzes which people have Short-term memory loss 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, 22, 2017
15,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Flagyl.
Among them, 170 people (1.11%) have Short-term memory loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flagyl when people have Short-term memory loss *:
- < 1 month: 50.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Flagyl *:
- female: 72.02 %
- male: 27.98 %
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Flagyl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.32 %
- 20-29: 2.65 %
- 30-39: 15.89 %
- 40-49: 16.56 %
- 50-59: 23.84 %
- 60+: 39.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pyogenic Liver Abscess (11 people, 6.47%)
- Pain (11 people, 6.47%)
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 6.47%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (11 people, 6.47%)
- Metastases To Bone (11 people, 6.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (37 people, 21.76%)
- Zometa (35 people, 20.59%)
- Prevacid (33 people, 19.41%)
- Levaquin (29 people, 17.06%)
- Ambien (27 people, 15.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (77 people, 45.29%)
- Stress And Anxiety (72 people, 42.35%)
- Weakness (69 people, 40.59%)
- Dizziness (58 people, 34.12%)
- Nausea (55 people, 32.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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