Will you have Sinusitis with Kefzol - from FDA reports


Sinusitis is found among people who take Kefzol, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Osteoporosis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 563 people who have side effects when taking Kefzol from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on cefazolin sodium (the active ingredients of Kefzol) and Kefzol (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Sinusitis are also considered in the study.

What is Kefzol?

Kefzol has active ingredients of cefazolin sodium. (latest outcomes from Kefzol 568 users)

What is Sinusitis?

Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy, asthma (latest reports from 84,174 Sinusitis patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 16, 2019

563 people reported to have side effects when taking Kefzol.
Among them, 48 people (8.53%) have Sinusitis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Kefzol cause Sinusitis?

Time on Kefzol when people have Sinusitis *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sinusitis when taking Kefzol *:

  • female: 83.33 %
  • male: 16.67 %

Age of people who have Sinusitis when taking Kefzol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.13 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 57.45 %
  • 60+: 40.43 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue): 27 people, 56.25%
  2. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 27 people, 56.25%
  3. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 11 people, 22.92%
  4. Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus): 5 people, 10.42%
  5. Constipation: 5 people, 10.42%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 41 people, 85.42%
  2. Levaquin: 40 people, 83.33%
  3. Zofran: 39 people, 81.25%
  4. Decadron: 37 people, 77.08%
  5. Vicodin: 35 people, 72.92%
  6. Percocet: 35 people, 72.92%
  7. Lasix: 35 people, 72.92%
  8. Prilosec: 33 people, 68.75%
  9. Zocor: 33 people, 68.75%
  10. Ceftin: 33 people, 68.75%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 42 people, 87.50%
  2. Diarrhea: 41 people, 85.42%
  3. Osteomyelitis (infection of bone): 41 people, 85.42%
  4. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 37 people, 77.08%
  5. Swelling Face: 36 people, 75.00%
  6. Swelling: 36 people, 75.00%
  7. Pneumonia: 36 people, 75.00%
  8. Tooth Abscess (pus formation in tooth): 35 people, 72.92%
  9. Dental Caries: 35 people, 72.92%
  10. Gums - Swollen: 35 people, 72.92%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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