Review: could Keflex cause Upper respiratory tract infection?
Summary: 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 Coumadin, and have Depression.
We study 5,490 people who have side effects while taking Keflex from FDA and social media. Among them, 195 have Upper respiratory tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Upper respiratory tract infection 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)
Upper respiratory tract infection
Upper respiratory tract infection has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 20,125 Upper respiratory tract infection patients)
On Apr, 23, 2015: 5,490 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex. Among them, 195 people (3.55%) have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection.
Time on Keflex when people have Upper respiratory tract infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Upper respiratory tract infection||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Keflex * :
|Upper respiratory tract infection||68.61%||31.39% |
Age of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Keflex * :
|Upper respiratory tract infection||0.00%||2.00%||0.00%||6.67%||8.67%||20.67%||22.67%||39.33% |
Severity of Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Keflex ** :
How people recovered from Upper respiratory tract infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (21 people, 10.77%)
- Pain (20 people, 10.26%)
- Breast cancer (15 people, 7.69%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 6.67%)
- Metastases to bone (13 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Coumadin (66 people, 33.85%)
- Prilosec (55 people, 28.21%)
- Zithromax (52 people, 26.67%)
- Aredia (50 people, 25.64%)
- Neurontin (48 people, 24.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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