Review: could Keflex cause Chest pain?
We study 5,483 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 (latest outcomes from 5,984 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.
Chest pain (latest reports from 927,930 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Sep, 20, 2014: 5,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 563 people (10.27%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Keflex when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||90.48%||9.52%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Keflex * :
|Chest pain||59.48%||40.52% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Keflex * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||2.09%||7.41%||12.36%||21.67%||22.43%||34.03% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Keflex ** :
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (64 people, 11.37%)
- Breast cancer (39 people, 6.93%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (33 people, 5.86%)
- Multiple myeloma (29 people, 5.15%)
- Metastases to bone (26 people, 4.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (180 people, 31.97%)
- Zometa (146 people, 25.93%)
- Prilosec (141 people, 25.04%)
- Ambien (140 people, 24.87%)
- Ativan (139 people, 24.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 year ago):
emelita on Mar, 24, 2011:
Yesterday I ask my pharmacy to print me a copy of all the medicine i have taken and he is kind enough to print me from 2005 to present 2011. I have seen that I have been on lisinopryl since or maybe as early as 2005 to 2009. On 2008 I have been diagnose with Uterus cancer so i have an extensive Hysterectomy. By the way all symptoms that I have at the time I am taking lisinopryl is the pain on my hips which I cannot walk much and sit much and stand much. I have always infections which wont go away. after the hysterectomy, the hips pains go away and the infections go away too. After that I change Doctor and he gave me a different HB pills. Now one week ago I started feeling the pain again after the Doctor change my medication So I started digging on what mediation I am taking that resulted of me having a cancer on the uterus and this lisinopryl is the culprit. lisinopryl. at that time I am also taking Atenolol 100 mg.
amanda biggs on Aug, 31, 2012:
i have breast cancer and i was not feel well so went to doctor and they put me no penicillin vk are they shue it all right to take them
Emm on Apr, 9, 2013:
It is highly unlikely that Lisinopril caused your cancer. You say you also take Atenolol. Both of these medications affect potassium levels in the blood. Altered potassium can cause muscle pain and cramping. The cancer also causes pain. If you are in remission make an appt ASAP. I pray for your recovery. Drink plenty of fluids, eat a mostly raw diet, and do all you can to stay well. Good luck.
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