Henoch-schonlein purpura and drugs of ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Henoch-schonlein purpura is found among people who take drugs with ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drugs for < 1 month. This phase IV clinical study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 48,296 people who have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Drug(s) considered in the study (i.e. both brand name and generic drugs): Ceftriaxone, Ceftriaxone and dextrose in duplex container, Ceftriaxone in plastic container, Ceftriaxone sodium, Rocephin, Rocephin w/ dextrose in plastic container.

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On Feb, 07, 2023

48,296 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium.
Among them, 108 people (0.22%) have Henoch-schonlein purpura

What is Henoch-schonlein purpura?

Henoch-schonlein purpura (inflammation of the blood vessels in the skin and other body organs) is found to be associated with 994 drugs and 772 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could drugs with ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium cause Henoch-schonlein purpura?

Time on drugs with ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium when people have Henoch-schonlein purpura *:

  • < 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 Henoch-schonlein purpura when taking drugs with ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium *:

  • female: 42.86 %
  • male: 57.14 %

Age of people who have Henoch-schonlein purpura when taking drugs with ingredients of ceftriaxone sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 3.96 %
  • 10-19: 0.99 %
  • 20-29: 5.94 %
  • 30-39: 1.98 %
  • 40-49: 7.92 %
  • 50-59: 10.89 %
  • 60+: 68.32 %

Conditions people have *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 10 people, 9.26%
  2. Kidney Infection (Pyelonephritis): 9 people, 8.33%
  3. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes): 5 people, 4.63%
  4. Haematoma (collection of blood outside the blood vessels): 5 people, 4.63%
  5. Herpes Dermatitis (skin inflammation caused by a herpes simplex virus (hsv)): 4 people, 3.70%
  6. Staphylococcal Bacteraemia (a bacterial infection of blood): 4 people, 3.70%
  7. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 4 people, 3.70%
  8. Osteitis (a general term for inflammation of bone): 3 people, 2.78%
  9. Pain: 3 people, 2.78%
  10. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 2.78%

Other drugs people take *:

  1. Nexium: 15 people, 13.89%
  2. Vancomycin: 14 people, 12.96%
  3. Lovenox: 10 people, 9.26%
  4. Calciparine: 9 people, 8.33%
  5. Bactrim Ds: 8 people, 7.41%
  6. Flagyl: 8 people, 7.41%
  7. Cordarone: 8 people, 7.41%
  8. Xanax: 8 people, 7.41%
  9. Gentamicin: 8 people, 7.41%
  10. Atarax: 8 people, 7.41%

Other side effects people have besides Henoch-schonlein purpura *:

  1. Joint Pain: 16 people, 14.81%
  2. Rashes (redness): 12 people, 11.11%
  3. Haematuria (presence of blood in urine): 9 people, 8.33%
  4. Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis (inflammation of small blood vessels (usually post-capillary venules in the dermis), characterized by palpable purpura): 8 people, 7.41%
  5. Abdominal Pain: 7 people, 6.48%
  6. Weakness: 6 people, 5.56%
  7. Cutaneous Vasculitis (an inflammatory process affecting the vessel wall that leads to its damage): 6 people, 5.56%
  8. Acute Kidney Failure: 6 people, 5.56%
  9. Itching: 6 people, 5.56%
  10. Renal Impairment (severely reduced kidney function): 6 people, 5.56%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study?

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How the study uses the data?

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

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