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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 Vancomycin hcl 2,211 users)

Liver function test abnormal

Liver function test abnormal has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression.(latest reports from Liver function test abnormal 20,096 patients)

On Dec, 10, 2014: 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 ** :

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How people recovered from Liver function test abnormal ** :

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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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  • I am on propranolol 10mg 3tad i now have a stomach bug and have been prescribed vancomycin, is it safe to take both together
    (Asked by a 68 year old woman who has Essential Tremor, and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Propranolol Hydrochloride)
    I have a very bad stomach bug, can this be caused by use propranolol, and is it safe and will the vancomycin work, while i am taken propranolol

  • Can mrsa cause chronic intestinal pseudo obstruction?
    (Asked by a 39 year old woman who has Adhesion, Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction, MRSA Infection, Upper GI And Small Bowel Series, and takes Atropine, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Lactulose, Diclofenac Sodium And Misoprostol, Topiramate, Morphine, Vancomycin Hcl)
    I had a small bowel obstruction caused by adhesions from an appendectomy carried out 20yrs previously and had grumbling pain ever since but been labelled a malingerer by my family GP until one day at work when I started with terrible tummy ache and sickness like I'd never known, fetching up bile wit ...

  • How long did the hives/itching eyes last?
    (Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Psoriasis, and takes Daptomycin, Bactrim, Levaquin, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Clindamycin Phosphate In Dextrose 5%)
    had back to back allergic reactions to iv abx - after clinda (april 2014) developed sjs - still having hives around my eyes, watering, and severe itching. have been on 4x dose zyrtec, prn benadryl. when will this go away?

  • How do i get rid of this red man syndrome
    (Asked by a 48 year old woman who has Infection In Total Knee, and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride)
    This all started March 12th when I had to go in and take the knee out and put in a concrete spacer and I had a pick line and I was getting vancomycin which started this condition called Red Man Syndrome, its a Horrible rash and I think its going away and then it re appears I Need Help Please.

  • Does mrsa affect your memory and thought process
    (Asked by a 54 year old man who has MRSA Infection Of The Hip, Is In The Bone , and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride)
    Level 10 pain almost constant. Nothing seems to help. I am hospitalized now going on a month

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