Review: could Metronidazole cause Benign enlargement of the prostate?
We study 13,039 people who have side effects while taking Metronidazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Benign enlargement of the prostate. Find out below who they are, when they have Benign enlargement of the prostate and more.
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Metronidazole (latest outcomes from 13,890 users) has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial.
Benign enlargement of the prostate
Benign enlargement of the prostate (latest reports from 41,837 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, enlarged prostate, osteoporosis, arthritis, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 21, 2014: 13,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 14 people (0.11%) have Benign Enlargement Of The Prostate. They amount to 0.03% of all the 41,840 people who have Benign Enlargement Of The Prostate on eHealthMe.
Time on Metronidazole when people have Benign enlargement of the prostate * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Benign enlargement of the prostate||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Benign enlargement of the prostate when taking Metronidazole * :
|Benign enlargement of the prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.88%||76.47%||17.65% |
Severity of Benign enlargement of the prostate when taking Metronidazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Benign enlargement of the prostate||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Benign enlargement of the prostate ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 92.86%)
- Pain (10 people, 71.43%)
- Prophylaxis (10 people, 71.43%)
- Diarrhea (1 people, 7.14%)
- Headache - cluster (1 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levaquin (14 people, 100.00%)
- Pepcid (14 people, 100.00%)
- Vicodin (14 people, 100.00%)
- Prednisone (14 people, 100.00%)
- Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen (14 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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