Review: could Keflex cause Dizziness?
Summary: Dizziness 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 5,490 people who have side effects while taking Keflex from FDA and social media. Among them, 449 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.
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Keflex has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 5,992 Keflex users)
Dizziness has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 162,329 Dizziness patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 5,490 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 449 people (8.18%) have Dizziness.
Time on Keflex when people have Dizziness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Keflex * :
Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Keflex * :
Severity of Dizziness when taking Keflex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dizziness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (71 people, 15.81%)
- Back pain (22 people, 4.90%)
- Metastases to bone (21 people, 4.68%)
- Osteoporosis (21 people, 4.68%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 4.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (132 people, 29.40%)
- Zometa (128 people, 28.51%)
- Lasix (118 people, 26.28%)
- Coumadin (117 people, 26.06%)
- Neurontin (114 people, 25.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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