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 10,918 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 11,001 Rocephin users)
Joint swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 23,913 Joint swelling patients)
On Mar, 4, 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Proair Hfa, Ginger Root, Simvastatin, Probiotic, Flomax, Humulin R, Atenolol, Rocephin, Doxycycline Hyclate for a 57-year old man with Hypertension, Chronic Bronchitis, Health, High Blood Cholesterol, General Physical Health Deterioration, Cancer - Prostate, Type 2 Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Respiratory Tract Congestion, Infection - Ear. The patient has Low Blood Sugar
- A study of side effects of Ceftriaxone for a 77-year old woman with Infection - Kidney. The patient has Nausea And Vomiting, Elevated Liver Enzymes (high liver enzymes), Liver Cirrhosis (end result of chronic liver damage caused by chronic liver disease), Emboli (a blood clot, air bubble, piece of fatty deposit, or other object that has been carried in the bloodstream), Gallstones (stone formation by bile component)
- A study of side effects of Rocephin for a 34-year old woman with Lyme Disease. The patient has Hot Flashes (sudden feelings of heat), Metamyelocyte Count Increased (excess precursor in the granulocytic series)
- A study of drug interactions between Buspar, Wellbutrin Sr, Prilosec Otc, Toprol-xl, Adderall Xr 30 for a 43-year old woman with Anxiety, Depression, Indigestion, High Blood Pressure, Add. The patient has Toe Swelling
- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 56-year old woman with ADHD. The patient has Finger Swelling
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