Cefadroxil and Drug withdrawal syndrome - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Drug withdrawal syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Cefadroxil.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Cefadroxil and have Drug withdrawal syndrome. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,776 people who have side effects while taking Cefadroxil from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Jan, 30, 2023

1,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Cefadroxil.
Among them, 5 people (0.28%) have Drug withdrawal syndrome.

What is Cefadroxil?

Cefadroxil has active ingredients of cefadroxil/cefadroxil hemihydrate. It is often used in acne. eHealthMe is studying from 1,852 Cefadroxil users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Drug withdrawal syndrome?

Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) is found to be associated with 2,217 drugs and 1,553 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Cefadroxil and Drug withdrawal syndrome reports submitted per year:

Could Cefadroxil cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?

Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Cefadroxil *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Cefadroxil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 50 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Common drugs people take besides Cefadroxil *:

  1. Oxycontin: 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Premarin: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Vimovo: 1 person, 20.00%
  4. Lexapro: 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Ambien: 1 person, 20.00%
  6. Amitiza: 1 person, 20.00%
  7. Azithromycin: 1 person, 20.00%
  8. Bystolic: 1 person, 20.00%
  9. Celebrex: 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Diclofenac: 1 person, 20.00%

Common side effects people have besides Drug withdrawal syndrome *:

  1. Drug Dependence: 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Road Traffic Accident: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Emotional Distress: 2 people, 40.00%
  4. Tendon Disorder (disease of tendon): 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Ligament Rupture (tear in ligament): 1 person, 20.00%
  6. Ankle Fracture: 1 person, 20.00%
  7. Communication Disorder (speech and language disorder): 1 person, 20.00%
  8. Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life): 1 person, 20.00%
  9. Drowsiness: 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Drug Ineffective: 1 person, 20.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Pain: 4 people, 80.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 40.00%
  3. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 1 person, 20.00%
  4. Vulvovaginal Discomfort: 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Toothaches (tooth pain): 1 person, 20.00%
  6. Sleep Disorder: 1 person, 20.00%
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 1 person, 20.00%
  8. Cough: 1 person, 20.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Cefadroxil and have Drug withdrawal syndrome?

Check whether Drug withdrawal syndrome is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on cefadroxil/cefadroxil hemihydrate (the active ingredients of Cefadroxil) and Cefadroxil (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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