Review: could Metronidazole cause Fungal infection?
We study 13,045 people who have side effects while taking Metronidazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 76 have Fungal infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Fungal infection and more.
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Metronidazole (latest outcomes from 13,895 users) has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial.
Fungal infection (latest reports from 62,241 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, birth control.
On Aug, 19, 2014: 13,044 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 76 people (0.58%) have Fungal Infection. They amount to 0.12% of all the 62,208 people who have Fungal Infection on eHealthMe.
Time on Metronidazole when people have Fungal infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fungal infection||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Fungal infection when taking Metronidazole * :
|Fungal infection||0.00%||1.54%||3.08%||7.69%||15.38%||29.23%||13.85%||29.23% |
Severity of Fungal infection when taking Metronidazole ** :
How people recovered from Fungal infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (5 people, 6.58%)
- Pseudomembranous colitis (3 people, 3.95%)
- Crohn's disease (3 people, 3.95%)
- Aspergillosis (3 people, 3.95%)
- Pneumonia (3 people, 3.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ciprofloxacin (18 people, 23.68%)
- Diflucan (16 people, 21.05%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (14 people, 18.42%)
- Vancomycin (12 people, 15.79%)
- Acetaminophen and hydrocodone bitartrate (11 people, 14.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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