Metronidazole and Pancreatic cancer - from FDA reports


Pancreatic cancer is found among people who take Metronidazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Byetta, and have Pancreatic carcinoma metastatic. This review analyzes which people have Pancreatic cancer with Metronidazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 22,502 people who have side effects when taking Metronidazole from FDA , and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Metronidazole and have Pancreatic cancer, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Metronidazole and have Pancreatic cancer

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Oct, 08, 2017

22,502 people reported to have side effects when taking Metronidazole.
Among them, 7 people (0.03%) have Pancreatic cancer

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metronidazole cause Pancreatic cancer?

Gender of people who have Pancreatic cancer when taking Metronidazole *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Pancreatic cancer when taking Metronidazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 28.57 %
  • 60+: 57.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pancreatic Carcinoma Metastatic (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Sleep Disorder (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Psoriasis (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Hypothyroidism (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Deep Venous Thrombosis (1 person, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Ondansetron (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Metformin (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Creon (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Byetta (3 people, 42.86%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Jaundice Cholestatic (2 people, 28.57%)
  • General Physical Health Deterioration (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Bile Duct Obstruction (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Anaemia (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Abdominal Pain (1 person, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.

Do you have Pancreatic cancer when taking Metronidazole?

Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredients

Pancreatic cancer and drugs with ingredients of metronidazole.

Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMe

Pancreatic cancer and Metronidazole from FDA and eHealthMe reports


Metronidazole has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial. (latest outcomes from Metronidazole 23,756 users)

Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, pancreatic carcinoma, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 18,456 Pancreatic cancer patients).

Browse all side effects of Metronidazole

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer

Could your condition cause Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Metronidazole and have Pancreatic cancer.

Questions to the study

More questions >

User reviews to the study

More reviews >