Review: could Keflex cause Kidney stones?
Summary: Kidney stones 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 Metastatic neoplasm.
We study 5,490 people who have side effects while taking Keflex from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones 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)
Kidney stones has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain. (latest reports from 14,363 Kidney stones patients)
On Apr, 5, 2015: 5,490 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 86 people (1.57%) have Kidney Stones.
Time on Keflex when people have Kidney stones * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney stones||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney stones when taking Keflex * :
|Kidney stones||57.47%||42.53% |
Age of people who have Kidney stones when taking Keflex * :
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||13.85%||3.08%||16.92%||24.62%||41.54% |
Severity of Kidney stones when taking Keflex ** :
How people recovered from Kidney stones ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastatic neoplasm (12 people, 13.95%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (12 people, 13.95%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 12.79%)
- Diabetes mellitus (11 people, 12.79%)
- Hypersensitivity (11 people, 12.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (44 people, 51.16%)
- Zometa (36 people, 41.86%)
- Levaquin (36 people, 41.86%)
- Percocet (30 people, 34.88%)
- Lasix (28 people, 32.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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