Who have Idiopathic peripheral facial palsy with Keflex - from FDA reports

Idiopathic peripheral facial palsy is found among people who take Keflex, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Allopurinol, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,977 people who have side effects when taking Keflex from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jan, 26, 2019

9,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex.
Among them, 38 people (0.38%) have Idiopathic peripheral facial palsy

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Gender of people who have Idiopathic peripheral facial palsy when taking Keflex *:

  • female: 63.16 %
  • male: 36.84 %

Age of people who have Idiopathic peripheral facial palsy when taking Keflex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.26 %
  • 20-29: 10.53 %
  • 30-39: 34.21 %
  • 40-49: 15.79 %
  • 50-59: 21.05 %
  • 60+: 13.16 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 9 people, 23.68%
  2. Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters): 8 people, 21.05%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 7 people, 18.42%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 6 people, 15.79%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol: 5 people, 13.16%
  6. Renal Cancer Metastatic (cancer of kidney spreads to other part): 4 people, 10.53%
  7. Gastric Disorder (disease of stomach): 4 people, 10.53%
  8. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 3 people, 7.89%
  9. Behcet's Syndrome (involves inflammation of the blood vessels): 3 people, 7.89%
  10. Anaemia (lack of blood): 2 people, 5.26%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Neurontin: 11 people, 28.95%
  2. Zofran: 11 people, 28.95%
  3. Allopurinol: 11 people, 28.95%
  4. Doxycycline: 10 people, 26.32%
  5. Aredia: 10 people, 26.32%
  6. Prednisone: 9 people, 23.68%
  7. Cytoxan: 8 people, 21.05%
  8. Atarax: 8 people, 21.05%
  9. Aspirin: 8 people, 21.05%
  10. Duragesic-100: 8 people, 21.05%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 25 people, 65.79%
  2. Injury: 21 people, 55.26%
  3. Emotional Distress: 18 people, 47.37%
  4. Depression: 17 people, 44.74%
  5. Rashes (redness): 15 people, 39.47%
  6. Panic Disorder: 15 people, 39.47%
  7. Pain: 15 people, 39.47%
  8. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 14 people, 36.84%
  9. Weight Decreased: 13 people, 34.21%
  10. Memory Loss: 13 people, 34.21%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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