Keflex and Kidney stones - from FDA reports


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 Zometa, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Kidney stones with Keflex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,658 people who have side effects when taking Keflex from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 25, 2017

8,658 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex.
Among them, 110 people (1.27%) have Kidney stones


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keflex cause Kidney stones?

Time on Keflex when people have Kidney stones *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Kidney stones when taking Keflex *:

  • female: 58.72 %
  • male: 41.28 %

Age of people who have Kidney stones when taking Keflex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.22 %
  • 20-29: 10.98 %
  • 30-39: 2.44 %
  • 40-49: 17.07 %
  • 50-59: 25.61 %
  • 60+: 42.68 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (16 people, 14.55%)
  • Diabetes (15 people, 13.64%)
  • Metastatic Neoplasm (14 people, 12.73%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (14 people, 12.73%)
  • Hypersensitivity (13 people, 11.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (48 people, 43.64%)
  • Aspirin (41 people, 37.27%)
  • Levaquin (39 people, 35.45%)
  • Percocet (37 people, 33.64%)
  • Ambien (34 people, 30.91%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Back Pain (69 people, 62.73%)
  • Pain (67 people, 60.91%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (63 people, 57.27%)
  • Pain In Extremity (55 people, 50.00%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (54 people, 49.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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