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Review: could Keflex cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (Fatigue)?





Summary: Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness 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 Zometa, and have Pain.

We study 5,488 people who have side effects while taking Keflex from FDA and social media. Among them, 738 have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness. Find out below who they are, when they have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness 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)

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness

Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness 198,203 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 5,488 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 738 people (13.45%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness.

Trend of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness in Keflex reports

Time on Keflex when people have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness78.95%18.42%0.00%2.63%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Keflex * :

FemaleMale
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness61.03%38.97%

Age of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Keflex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.30%0.61%2.58%8.19%8.65%18.97%27.16%33.54%

Severity of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Keflex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness14.29%57.14%28.57%0.00%

How people recovered from Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (60 people, 8.13%)
  2. Osteoporosis (47 people, 6.37%)
  3. Breast cancer (42 people, 5.69%)
  4. Metastases to bone (42 people, 5.69%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (34 people, 4.61%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (249 people, 33.74%)
  2. Ambien (185 people, 25.07%)
  3. Lasix (180 people, 24.39%)
  4. Aredia (175 people, 23.71%)
  5. Prilosec (167 people, 22.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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