Cephalexin and Fluorouracil drug interactions - from FDA reports


Drug interactions are reported among people who take Cephalexin and Fluorouracil together. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 72 people who take Cephalexin and Fluorouracil from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jan, 19, 2019

72 people who take Cephalexin, Fluorouracil are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Cephalexin and Fluorouracil drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  1. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity)
  2. Ileus (a painful obstruction of the ileum or other part of the intestine)
  3. Neutropenia (an abnormally low number of neutrophils)
  4. White blood cell count decreased
  5. Septic shock (shock due to blood infection)
  6. Anaphylactic shock (severe and rapid and sometimes fatal hypersensitivity reaction to a substance)
  7. Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  8. Laryngospasm (an uncontrolled/involuntary muscular contraction of larynx)
  9. Mucosal inflammation (infection of mucous membrane)
  10. Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Back pain
  2. Pain
  3. Cervical spinal stenosis (narrowing of the spinal canal in the neck)
  4. Chest pain
  5. Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)
  6. Compression fracture (fracture due to pressure caused by injury)
  7. Constipation
  8. Cough
  9. Depression
  10. Disability
6 - 12 months:

n/a

1 - 2 years:

n/a

2 - 5 years:

n/a

5 - 10 years:

n/a

10+ years:

n/a

not specified:
  1. Pain
  2. Anxiety
  3. Constipation
  4. Death
  5. Dyspepsia (indigestion)
  6. Deformity (disfigurement)
  7. Metastases to central nervous system (cancer spreads to central nervous system)
  8. Decreased appetite
  9. Dizziness
  10. Metastases to liver (cancer spreads to liver)

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  1. Gait disturbance
  2. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  3. Metastases to liver (cancer spreads to liver)
  4. Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw)
  5. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  6. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  7. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity)
  8. Bone pain
  9. Chest pain
  10. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break)
male:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Septic shock (shock due to blood infection)
  3. Impaired healing
  4. Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage)
  5. Abdominal distension
  6. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  7. Anxiety
  8. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  9. Back pain
  10. Balance disorder

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:

n/a

2-9:

n/a

10-19:

n/a

20-29:

n/a

30-39:

n/a

40-49:
  1. Abdominal distension
  2. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  3. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity)
  4. Asthenia (weakness)
  5. Back pain
  6. Blood albumin decreased
  7. Blood potassium increased
  8. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)
  9. Chest pain
  10. Constipation
50-59:
  1. Anxiety
  2. Back pain
  3. Pyrexia (fever)
  4. Abdominal pain upper
  5. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  6. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  7. Biliary colic
  8. Blood creatinine increased
  9. Bone pain
  10. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)
60+:
  1. Anxiety
  2. Death
  3. Gait disturbance
  4. Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  5. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity)
  6. Impaired healing
  7. Metastatic neoplasm (spreadable cancer tumour)
  8. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  9. Abdominal pain
  10. Alanine aminotransferase increased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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