Macrobid and Clostridium difficile colitis - from FDA reports
Clostridium difficile colitis is found among people who take Macrobid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Lisinopril, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Clostridium difficile colitis with Macrobid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,712 people who have side effects when taking Macrobid from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
4,712 people reported to have side effects when taking Macrobid.
Among them, 15 people (0.32%) have Clostridium difficile colitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Macrobid *:
- female: 86.67 %
- male: 13.33 %
Age of people who have Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Macrobid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 7.14 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 7.14 %
- 50-59: 42.86 %
- 60+: 42.86 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (5 people, 33.33%)
- Depression (5 people, 33.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 26.67%)
- Fatigue (4 people, 26.67%)
- Malignant Melanoma (2 people, 13.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (5 people, 33.33%)
- Tysabri (4 people, 26.67%)
- Provigil (4 people, 26.67%)
- Phenergan (4 people, 26.67%)
- Lexapro (4 people, 26.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rectal Ulcer (3 people, 20.00%)
- Pain (3 people, 20.00%)
- Dehydration (3 people, 20.00%)
- Nausea (2 people, 13.33%)
- Gastritis (2 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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