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Review: could Vancomycin hcl cause Liver function test abnormal?

We study 2,162 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 (latest outcomes from 2,210 users) has active ingredients of vancomycin hydrochloride. It is often used in infection.

Liver function test abnormal

Liver Function Test Abnormal (latest reports from 120,719 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression.

On Aug, 17, 2014: 2,162 people reported to have side effects when taking Vancomycin hcl. Among them, 10 people (0.46%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal. They amount to 0.01% of all the 120,671 people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal on eHealthMe.

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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