Review: could Rocephin cause Joint swelling?
Summary: Joint swelling is found among people who take Rocephin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Keflex, and have Eczema.
We study 10,916 people who have side effects while taking Rocephin from FDA and social media. Among them, 56 have Joint swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint swelling and more.
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Rocephin has active ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 10,998 Rocephin users)
Joint swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 23,903 Joint swelling patients)
On Jan, 26, 2015: 10,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Rocephin. Among them, 56 people (0.51%) have Joint Swelling.
Time on Rocephin when people have Joint swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Joint swelling||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Joint swelling when taking Rocephin * :
|Joint swelling||81.03%||18.97% |
Age of people who have Joint swelling when taking Rocephin * :
|Joint swelling||3.70%||1.85%||0.00%||1.85%||35.19%||24.07%||1.85%||31.48% |
Severity of Joint swelling when taking Rocephin ** :
How people recovered from Joint swelling ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Eczema (19 people, 33.93%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 8.93%)
- Bone neoplasm malignant (5 people, 8.93%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 8.93%)
- Behcet's syndrome (4 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Keflex (29 people, 51.79%)
- Prednisone (24 people, 42.86%)
- Avelox (24 people, 42.86%)
- Fluconazole (23 people, 41.07%)
- Steroids nos (23 people, 41.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I have had this very localized area of swelling on each hip for a couple of years now (looks like two small sacs of water or air sitting on each hip) any ideas what could be causing this?
I have been seeing a chiropractor for years now for back, knee, and hip pain including going through physical therapy, regular manipulation, and massage. When I noticed this for months and it hadn't gone away I had him look at it. He was able to tell that this was not simply adipose and it seemed to be either fluid or air. We tried for a while using ice and massage on the area but were not concerned because there was no heat or pain associated with it. Nothing was ever diagnosed even from my primary care and I just let it be. But now the swelling has gone up and I realize that maybe I should see what was going on. Over the past couple of years I have also developed severe allergies both animal, indoor, outdoor, and many foods. This is also new I was never even allergic to pollen as a child. I also have (or had) very mild scoliosis in the lumbar and cervical back (only a couple degrees off). Any ideas where this is coming from?
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