Review: could Metronidazole cause Benign enlargement of the prostate (Enlarged Prostate)?
Summary: Benign enlargement of the prostate is found among people who take Metronidazole, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Levaquin, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 13,079 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 has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial. (latest outcomes from 13,930 Metronidazole users)
Benign enlargement of the prostate
Benign enlargement of the prostate has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, arthritis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 17,514 Benign enlargement of the prostate patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 13,079 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 14 people (0.11%) have Benign Enlargement Of The Prostate.
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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- A study of drug interactions between Lansoprazole, Testosterone Cypionate, Dextroamphetamine Sulfate, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Tamsulosin, Levothyroxine Sodium, Finasteride, Lisinopril for a 57-year old man with Acid Reflux, Hypogonadism, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Urine Flow Decreased, Thyroid Disorder, Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Male Orgasmic Disorder, Enlarged Prostate, Urinary Retention, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Chronic Pain, Ed
- A study of side effects of Metronidazole for a 42-year old man with Dental Abscess. The patient has Swollen Glands, Fatigue, Dizziness
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