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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 5,492 people who have side effects while taking Keflex from FDA and social media. Among them, 450 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Keflex

Keflex has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 5,995 Keflex users)

Dizziness

Dizziness has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 162,394 Dizziness patients)

On May, 11, 2015: 5,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 450 people (8.19%) have Dizziness.

Trend of Dizziness in Keflex reports

Time on Keflex when people have Dizziness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dizziness97.62%2.38%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Keflex * :

FemaleMale
Dizziness53.66%46.34%

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Keflex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dizziness0.00%0.00%0.44%4.88%10.20%13.30%22.39%48.78%

Severity of Dizziness when taking Keflex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dizziness25.00%50.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dizziness50.00%0.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (71 people, 15.78%)
  2. Back pain (22 people, 4.89%)
  3. Osteoporosis (21 people, 4.67%)
  4. Metastases to bone (21 people, 4.67%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 4.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (132 people, 29.33%)
  2. Zometa (128 people, 28.44%)
  3. Lasix (118 people, 26.22%)
  4. Coumadin (117 people, 26.00%)
  5. Neurontin (114 people, 25.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • Stopped taking in past 24 hours still showing signs of dizziness. Similar to a feeling of being slightly intoxicated

    Reply

  • From this study (8 months ago):

  • 500 mg twice a day for 30 days.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • I had a sinus cyst removed and put on cephalexin. I started having stomach cramps and pain after a few days. and also bowels did not move. I have been frequently slightly dizzy and for a couple days have had some problems with concentration. I am also a bit shaky in the morning after eating breakfast.

    Reply

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