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Review: could Vancomycin hcl cause Liver function test abnormal?

Summary: Liver function test abnormal is found among people who take Vancomycin hcl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Meropenem, and have Bacteraemia. We study 2,164 people who have side effects while taking Vancomycin hcl from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Liver function test abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Liver function test abnormal and more.

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Vancomycin hcl

Vancomycin hcl has active ingredients of vancomycin hydrochloride. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 2,211 Vancomycin hcl users)

Liver function test abnormal

Liver function test abnormal has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,150 Liver function test abnormal patients)

On Apr, 23, 2015: 2,164 people reported to have side effects when taking Vancomycin hcl. Among them, 10 people (0.46%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal.

Trend of Liver function test abnormal in Vancomycin hcl reports

Time on Vancomycin hcl when people have Liver function test abnormal * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Liver function test abnormal0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Liver function test abnormal when taking Vancomycin hcl * :

FemaleMale
Liver function test abnormal54.55%45.45%

Age of people who have Liver function test abnormal when taking Vancomycin hcl * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Liver function test abnormal0.00%0.00%22.22%0.00%11.11%22.22%11.11%33.33%

Severity of Liver function test abnormal when taking Vancomycin hcl ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Liver function test abnormal ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bacteraemia (3 people, 30.00%)
  2. Menorrhagia (2 people, 20.00%)
  3. Brain abscess (2 people, 20.00%)
  4. Blood culture positive (2 people, 20.00%)
  5. Sepsis (2 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Meropenem (4 people, 40.00%)
  2. Diflucan (3 people, 30.00%)
  3. Morphine (3 people, 30.00%)
  4. Zofran (2 people, 20.00%)
  5. Benadryl (2 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • I have had C-diff since 9/3 2014. I am on my 5th reoccurrence of it, and I took flagyl twice and vancomyacin with the secondary medication. no relief. Ended in the hospital with dehydration, lack of potassium and felt horrible.
    My moods, have been up and down, since I just came down with a bladder infection two weeks before my fecal transplant and it took them a week to give me the antibiotics. They gave me bacteria, and all of the sudden on the 4th day my knees hurt, my upper thighs. I do wonder what is wrong. I have always been a very compliant do not complain patient but gosh, I feel like I am going to die from .
    I do not know how I can continue to work?

    Reply

  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • I have had C-diff since 9/3 2014. I am on my 5th reoccurrence of it, and I took flagyl twice and vancomyacin with the secondary medication. no relief. Ended in the hospital with dehydration, lack of potassium and felt horrible.
    My moods, have been up and down, since I just came down with a bladder infection two weeks before my fecal transplant and it took them a week to give me the antibiotics. They gave me bacteria, and all of the sudden on the 4th day my knees hurt, my upper thighs. I do wonder what is wrong. I have always been a very compliant do not complain patient but gosh, I feel like I am going to die.
    I do not know how I can continue to work?

    Reply

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