Review: Sleepy in Keflex
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 1, 2013)
Severity ratings: 4.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Sleepy (Drowsiness) by studying 5,215 people who take Keflex. We analyze: the time on Keflex when people have Sleepy, gender and age of these people, the severity of Sleepy, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Keflex. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Keflex (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection, urinary tract infection. Commonly reported side effects of Keflex include pain, stress and anxiety, pain exacerbated, pain prophylaxis, anxiety aggravated.
Sleepy has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking.
On Dec, 1, 2013: 5,208 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 216 people (4.15%) have Sleepy.
Time on Keflex when people have Sleepy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Sleepy when taking Keflex * :
Age of people who have Sleepy when taking Keflex * :
Severity of Sleepy when taking Keflex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleepy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (45 people, 20.83%)
- Multiple myeloma (35 people, 16.20%)
- Folliculitis (15 people, 6.94%)
- Trismus (13 people, 6.02%)
- Sinusitis (12 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (79 people, 36.57%)
- Lasix (65 people, 30.09%)
- Neurontin (64 people, 29.63%)
- Aspirin (56 people, 25.93%)
- Cipro (50 people, 23.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Number of patients like Kathy: 360)
- By Scott: Can cephalexin cause chronic muscle twitching?
(for a 45 year old man who has Muscle Twitching, and takes Cephalexin, Multivitamin, Fish Oil)
On April 26, 2013 I was prescribed Cephalexin for an infection in my nose. Towards the end of the 7 day prescription I noticed that I had muscle twitching in my eyes, hands, stomach and legs. By the 7th day, I was cramping badly in my calves, feet and hands. After stopping the medication, the con ...
(Number of patients like Scott: 1,810)
- By Michelle: How do i function at work being sleepy while taking neurontin?
(for a 40 year old woman who has Sleepiness, Dizziness, and takes Neurontin)
I am a CSR and cannot function at work, I am falling asleep and cannot hold my eyes open and my legs are weak when standing and am dizzy
(Number of patients like Michelle: 1,804)
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