Review: could Metronidazole cause Athlete's Foot?


Athlete's foot is reported only by a few people who take Metronidazole. We study 14,421 people who have side effects while taking Metronidazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Athlete's foot. Find out below who they are, when they have Athlete's foot and more.

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Metronidazole has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial. (latest outcomes from Metronidazole 21,679 users)

Athlete's Foot

Athlete's foot (a fungal infection affecting the skin between the toes) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 2,152 Athlete's foot patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

14,421 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Athlete's Foot

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metronidazole cause Athlete's foot?

Gender of people who have Athlete's Foot when taking Metronidazole *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Athlete's Foot when taking Metronidazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zofran (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Warfarin Sodium (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Tylenol (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Revlimid (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Loratadine (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Eye Irritation (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Diverticulum (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Diarrhoea (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Depression (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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