Review: could Keflex cause Anxiety?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 26, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 5,424 people who take Keflex. Among them, 967 have Anxiety. See who they are, when they have Anxiety and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Keflex (latest outcomes from 5,760 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection, urinary tract infection. Commonly reported side effects of Keflex include stress and anxiety, pain exacerbated, acupuncture and pain, pain, anxiety aggravated.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,282,193 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 5,223 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 967 people (18.51%) have Anxiety.
Time on Keflex when people have Anxiety * :
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How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (138 people, 14.27%)
- Multiple myeloma (78 people, 8.07%)
- Metastases to bone (72 people, 7.45%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (66 people, 6.83%)
- Breast cancer (55 people, 5.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (453 people, 46.85%)
- Aspirin (299 people, 30.92%)
- Ambien (284 people, 29.37%)
- Lasix (274 people, 28.34%)
- Prilosec (246 people, 25.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (10 months ago):
I feel as if there's no point to life when I take the pills. I get anxiety attacks and I am just really scared
From this study (1 year ago):
I have GAD and take xanax, I got stung by a bee and went to the ER said I had cellitius stinger of bee taken out these drugs make me feel nasaus tired and edgy. I take xanax more because of it.
Bruce on Feb, 26, 2013:
63 y/o male
What is G.A.D.? I can't find anywhere.
C.C. on Feb, 27, 2013:
Pretty sure GAD stands for Generalized Anxiety Disorder- 41 y.o female
From this study (3 years ago):
Interaction of sinemet and keflex seems to cause anxiety
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