Keflex and Upper respiratory tract infection - from FDA reports
Upper respiratory tract infection 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 Aredia, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Upper respiratory tract infection with Keflex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,342 people who have side effects when taking Keflex from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 29, 2017
8,342 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex.
Among them, 210 people (2.52%) have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Keflex when people have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection *:
- < 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 Upper Respiratory Tract Infection when taking Keflex *:
- female: 75.48 %
- male: 24.52 %
Age of people who have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection when taking Keflex *:
- 0-1: 0.78 %
- 2-9: 3.12 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 6.25 %
- 30-39: 6.25 %
- 40-49: 25.0 %
- 50-59: 23.44 %
- 60+: 35.16 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (23 people, 10.95%)
- Pain (22 people, 10.48%)
- Metastases To Bone (19 people, 9.05%)
- Breast Cancer (19 people, 9.05%)
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 8.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aredia (63 people, 30.00%)
- Zometa (59 people, 28.10%)
- Zithromax (53 people, 25.24%)
- Levaquin (46 people, 21.90%)
- Lasix (44 people, 20.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (107 people, 50.95%)
- Pain (94 people, 44.76%)
- Back Pain (88 people, 41.90%)
- Breathing Difficulty (85 people, 40.48%)
- Anaemia (84 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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