Review: could Metronidazole cause Neck pain?
Summary: Neck pain 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 13,079 people who have side effects while taking Metronidazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 111 have Neck pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Neck pain and more.
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Metronidazole has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial. (latest outcomes from 13,931 Metronidazole users)
Neck pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 24,458 Neck pain patients)
On Apr, 11, 2015: 13,079 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole. Among them, 111 people (0.85%) have Neck Pain.
Time on Metronidazole when people have Neck pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Neck pain||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Neck pain when taking Metronidazole * :
|Neck pain||0.00%||2.04%||0.00%||10.20%||10.20%||14.29%||7.14%||56.12% |
Severity of Neck pain when taking Metronidazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Neck pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Neck pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Neck pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (38 people, 34.23%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 20.72%)
- Atrial fibrillation (20 people, 18.02%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 11.71%)
- Metastases to bone (10 people, 9.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (48 people, 43.24%)
- Lipitor (39 people, 35.14%)
- Nexium (34 people, 30.63%)
- Amoxicillin (31 people, 27.93%)
- Dexamethasone (30 people, 27.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Metronidazole for a 71-year old man with Infection. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Fluoxetine, Adderall 30 for a 27-year old woman with Panic Disorder, Narcolepsy. The patient has Muscle Twitching, Migraine, Pain - Neck, Numbness In Hands Or Feet
- A study of side effects of Singulair for a 4-year old boy with Multiple Allergies. The patient has Neck Pain
- A study of side effects of Levaquin for a 49-year old woman with Respiratory Disorder. The patient has Neck Pain, Back Pain, Hypertensive Heart Disease, Rash Generalised, Skin Burning Sensation, Skin Sensitisation, Sun-induced Skin Changes - Keratosis, Short-term Memory Loss, Tendon Pain, Headache - Migraine With Aura, Neuropathy, Arterial Spasm
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Lisinopril for a 63-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Neck Pain, Shoulder Pain
Recent Metronidazole related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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