Review: could Metronidazole cause Nausea and vomiting?
We study 12,932 people who have side effects while taking Metronidazole. Among them, 697 have Nausea and vomiting. Find out who they are, when they have Nausea and vomiting and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metronidazole (latest outcomes from 13,866 users) has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Metronidazole include fever, pain exacerbated, pain, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Nausea and vomiting
Nausea and vomiting (latest reports from 1,053,376 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, type 2 diabetes.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 12,932 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 697 people (5.39%) have Nausea And Vomiting. They amount to 0.07% of all the 1,054,464 people who have Nausea And Vomiting.
Time on Metronidazole when people have Nausea and vomiting * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Nausea and vomiting||98.84%||0.00%||0.58%||0.00%||0.58%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Metronidazole * :
|Nausea and vomiting||0.15%||2.29%||5.79%||11.28%||8.69%||10.37%||22.87%||38.57% |
Severity of Nausea and vomiting when taking Metronidazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nausea and vomiting||0.00%||42.86%||42.86%||14.29% |
How people recovered from Nausea and vomiting ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Nausea and vomiting||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (98 people, 14.06%)
- Depression (95 people, 13.63%)
- Hypertension (89 people, 12.77%)
- Metastases to bone (49 people, 7.03%)
- Prophylaxis (46 people, 6.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen (137 people, 19.66%)
- Ciprofloxacin (126 people, 18.08%)
- Fluconazole (99 people, 14.20%)
- Levaquin (98 people, 14.06%)
- Potassium chloride (82 people, 11.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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