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Review: could Keflex cause Chest pain?





Summary: Chest pain is found among people who take Keflex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.

We study 5,488 people who have side effects while taking Keflex from FDA and social media. Among them, 562 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.

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Keflex

Keflex has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Keflex 5,989 users)

Chest pain

Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Chest pain 136,288 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 5,488 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 563 people (10.26%) have Chest Pain.

Trend of Chest pain in Keflex reports

Time on Keflex when people have Chest pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Chest pain90.48%9.52%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Keflex * :

FemaleMale
Chest pain59.48%40.52%

Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Keflex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chest pain0.00%0.00%2.09%7.41%12.36%21.67%22.43%34.03%

Severity of Chest pain when taking Keflex ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Chest pain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (64 people, 11.37%)
  2. Breast cancer (39 people, 6.93%)
  3. Breast cancer metastatic (33 people, 5.86%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (29 people, 5.15%)
  5. Metastases to bone (26 people, 4.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (180 people, 31.97%)
  2. Zometa (146 people, 25.93%)
  3. Prilosec (141 people, 25.04%)
  4. Ambien (140 people, 24.87%)
  5. Ativan (139 people, 24.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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