Keflex and Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia - from FDA reports
Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia is reported only by a few people who take Keflex. We study 8,658 people who have side effects while taking Keflex from FDA. Among them, 1 have Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia and more.
8,658 people reported to have side effects when taking Keflex.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia when taking Keflex *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia when taking Keflex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 100.00%
- Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 1 person, 100.00%
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa: 1 person, 100.00%
- Flexeril: 1 person, 100.00%
- Amoxicillin: 1 person, 100.00%
- Aredia: 1 person, 100.00%
- Augmentin: 1 person, 100.00%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Wound Infection: 1 person, 100.00%
- Gallstones (stone formation by bile component): 1 person, 100.00%
- Emphysema (chronic respiratory disease - over inflation of the air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs): 1 person, 100.00%
- Epicondylitis (tennis elbow): 1 person, 100.00%
- Exostosis (formation of new bone on the surface of a bone): 1 person, 100.00%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Keflex has active ingredients of cephalexin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Keflex 9,505 users)
Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia (cancer affects small lymphocytes (white blood cells)) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia, high blood pressure, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, psoriasis (latest reports from 1,989 Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia patients).
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Keflex side effects
- Keflex side effects (8,669 reports)
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Related publications that referenced our studies
- Agrawal A, Rao M, Jasdanwala S, Mathur A, Eng M, "Cephalexin Induced Cholestatic Jaundice", Case reports in gastrointestinal medicine, 2014 Aug .
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