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 10,919 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 11,002 Rocephin users)
Joint swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 23,916 Joint swelling patients)
On Apr, 25, 2015: 10,919 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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