Review: could Metronidazole cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain is found among people who take Metronidazole, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 13,061 people who have side effects while taking Metronidazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 583 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
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Metronidazole has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial. (latest outcomes from Metronidazole 13,917 users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression.(latest reports from Abdominal pain 106,123 patients)
On Dec, 14, 2014: 13,061 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 720 people (5.51%) have Abdominal Pain.
Time on Metronidazole when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||96.92%||1.54%||0.00%||0.00%||1.54%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Metronidazole * :
|Abdominal pain||0.31%||1.22%||7.03%||8.41%||13.00%||26.61%||18.65%||24.77% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Metronidazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (46 people, 6.39%)
- Urinary tract infection (43 people, 5.97%)
- Contraception (39 people, 5.42%)
- Crohn's disease (38 people, 5.28%)
- Prophylaxis (36 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (143 people, 19.86%)
- Cephalexin (139 people, 19.31%)
- Zometa (115 people, 15.97%)
- Ciprofloxacin (112 people, 15.56%)
- Fluconazole (111 people, 15.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Looking for other testimonies who have had more severe side effects than those listed from taking metronidazole & alcohol?
(Asked by a 30 year old man who has Nausea, Vomiting, Out Of Head As If Totally Drunk, and takes Metronidazole)
Had 4 beers over 4 hour period on last day of taking Metronidazole. Was vomiting & basically acting totally out of character as in wild & argumentative - similar to being bad drunk. Went to sleep & woke up with basically no memory of what happened.
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I am wondering if the side effects of Prolia go away or lessen during the six months it is taken for.
- Could prolonged methotrexate injections(for ra) in the fatty front of the abdomen cause stomach digestive muscles to weaken, thus contribution got gastoparesis?
(Asked by a 61 year old man who has Weight Loss, Stomach Pain, Vomiting, Nausea, , and takes Methotrexate)
I have had moderate to severe RA for six years, but have been weekly injecting methotrexate into the front fatty tissue on either side of my abdomen for two years (as a supplemental drug to biologics). Is it reasonable to inquire of the possibility that those injections weakened my digestive muscles of my stomach and thus contributing to or causing my recently diagnosed gastroparesis?
- Does anyone else continue to have all over body pain 3 years after taking lupron depot for endometriosis (1 answer)
(Asked by a 44 year old woman who has Pain - Abdomen, Fatigue, Weakness, Pelvic Floor Muscle Weakness, Fibromyalgia, Bladder Discomfort)
I had 9 injections of lupron after a partial hysterectomy. Ever since then my body has never been the same. I continue, 3 years later suffering from weakness. I had to quit my job as a registered nurse and after 2 and 1/2 years I was forced to file for disability.
- How to get relief from sphincter of odi disfunction
(Asked by a 56 year old man who has Abdominal Pain)
I have been diagnosed with SOD for 18 months and am trying to get relief without surgery,Can someone give me some tips on how to relieve the pain.Did any one take any medication which helped .I am thinking of asking for muscle relaxation medication.
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