Review: could Metronidazole cause Nausea And Vomiting?


Summary

Nausea and vomiting is found among people who take Metronidazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Acetaminophen, and have Pain . We study 12,808 people who have side effects while taking Metronidazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 728 have Nausea and vomiting. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and vomiting and more.

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Metronidazole

Metronidazole has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Metronidazole 13,581 users)

Nausea And Vomiting

Nausea and vomiting has been reported by people with sphingomonas paucimobilis infection, smoke sensitivity, hypercholia, repeated nightmares, osteomyelitis viral (latest reports from 138,610 Nausea and vomiting patients).

On Jul, 20, 2016

12,808 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole.
Among them, 728 people (5.68%) have Nausea And Vomiting


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metronidazole cause Nausea and vomiting?

Time on Metronidazole when people have Nausea And Vomiting *:

  • < 1 month: 98.31 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.56 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.56 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.56 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Nausea And Vomiting when taking Metronidazole *:

  • female: 68.18 %
  • male: 31.82 %

Age of people who have Nausea And Vomiting when taking Metronidazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.16 %
  • 2-9: 2.35 %
  • 10-19: 6.11 %
  • 20-29: 10.97 %
  • 30-39: 8.62 %
  • 40-49: 10.5 %
  • 50-59: 23.2 %
  • 60+: 38.09 %

Severity if Nausea And Vomiting when taking Metronidazole **:

  • least: 9.09 %
  • moderate: 45.45 %
  • severe: 36.36 %
  • most severe: 9.09 %

How people recovered from Nausea And Vomiting **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (86 people)
  • Depression (78 people)
  • Hypertension (77 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (49 people)
  • Prophylaxis (39 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Acetaminophen (135 people)
  • Levaquin (97 people)
  • Fluconazole (93 people)
  • Omeprazole (85 people)
  • Ondansetron (76 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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