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Review: could Keflex cause Dizziness?

We study 5,483 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

Keflex (latest outcomes from 5,984 users) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection.

Dizziness

Dizziness (latest reports from 1,294,677 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 26, 2014: 5,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 449 people (8.19%) have Dizziness. They amount to 0.03% of all the 1,294,622 people who have Dizziness on eHealthMe.

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
Dizziness97.56%2.44%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Keflex * :

FemaleMale
Dizziness53.57%46.43%

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Keflex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dizziness0.00%0.00%0.44%4.89%10.00%13.33%22.44%48.89%

Severity of Dizziness when taking Keflex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dizziness33.33%66.67%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dizziness100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (71 people, 15.81%)
  2. Back pain (22 people, 4.90%)
  3. Metastases to bone (21 people, 4.68%)
  4. Osteoporosis (21 people, 4.68%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 4.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (132 people, 29.40%)
  2. Zometa (128 people, 28.51%)
  3. Lasix (118 people, 26.28%)
  4. Coumadin (117 people, 26.06%)
  5. Neurontin (114 people, 25.39%)

* 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 (6 months 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

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • Shar on Aug, 18, 2010:

    Can you safely take Keflex after Botox injections? Can it reduce the time of botox in your system by taking Keflex 500mg twice a day for 7 days especially if you received Dysport (botox) in the last week of starting Keflex.

    Reply

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