Review: could Zithromax cause Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)?
Summary: Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) is found among people who take Zithromax, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Effexor, and have Depression.
We study 20,775 people who have side effects while taking Zithromax from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Kidney infection (pyelonephritis). Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) and more.
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Zithromax has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 21,403 Zithromax users)
Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)
Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) (a kidney infection) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, kidney transplant. (latest reports from 3,866 Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) patients)
On Jan, 28, 2015: 20,775 people reported to have side effects when taking Zithromax. Among them, 25 people (0.12%) have Kidney Infection (pyelonephritis).
Time on Zithromax when people have Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)||85.71%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) when taking Zithromax * :
|Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)||82.14%||17.86% |
Age of people who have Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) when taking Zithromax * :
|Kidney infection (pyelonephritis)||15.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.00%||65.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.00% |
Severity of Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) when taking Zithromax ** :
How people recovered from Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (14 people, 56.00%)
- Acne (10 people, 40.00%)
- Pyelonephritis (10 people, 40.00%)
- Bronchitis (10 people, 40.00%)
- Crohn's disease (10 people, 40.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Effexor (13 people, 52.00%)
- Vicodin (13 people, 52.00%)
- Paxil (13 people, 52.00%)
- Cipro (13 people, 52.00%)
- Klonopin (11 people, 44.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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