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Cephalexin Pain In Extremity Side Effects

Cephalexin Pain In Extremity Side Effect Reports


The following Cephalexin Pain In Extremity side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Pain In Extremity, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Cephalexin or it might take time to develop.



Blister, Urticaria, Pain In Extremity, Skin Exfoliation, Local Swelling

This Pain In Extremity side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 54-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: impetigo. The patient was prescribed Cephalexin (dosage: 1capsule), which was started on Jun 13, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Cephalexin the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Blister
  • Urticaria
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Skin Exfoliation
  • Local Swelling
These side effects may potentially be related to Cephalexin.
Haematoma, Vision Blurred, Malaise, Arteritis, Headache, Paraesthesia, Pain In Extremity

This Pain In Extremity Cephalexin side effect was reported by a physician from MEXICO on Mar 06, 2012. A male , 45 years of age, weighting 147.7 lb, was treated with Cephalexin. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Haematoma
  • Vision Blurred
  • Malaise
  • Arteritis
  • Headache
  • Paraesthesia
  • Pain In Extremity
. Cephalexin dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Redevant (pitavastatin) (2 Mg;1x;po)
Muscle Spasms, Muscular Weakness, Pain In Extremity

This is a Cephalexin side effect report of a 72-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: urinary tract infection,disbacteriosis,asthma, who was treated with Cephalexin (dosage:250 Mg, Daily, start time: Jan 06, 2012), combined with:
  • Acidophilus (Unk)
  • Medrol (4 Mg, Daily)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Pain In Extremity side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Pain In Extremity
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Cephalexin treatment in female patients suffering from urinary tract infection,disbacteriosis,asthma, resulting in Pain In Extremity.

Myalgia, Arthralgia, Blood Creatinine Increased, Cellulitis, Chondrocalcinosis Pyrophosphate, Histoplasmosis Cutaneous, Asthenia, Histoplasmosis Disseminated, Pain In Extremity

A 81-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Cephalexin treatment (dosage: NA) on Jan 01, 1982. Soon after starting Cephalexin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
  • Cellulitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis Pyrophosphate
  • Histoplasmosis Cutaneous
  • Asthenia
  • Histoplasmosis Disseminated
  • Pain In Extremity
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Prednisone Tab
  • Azathioprine (100.00-mg-1.0days)
  • Steroid
  • Ceftriaxone
  • Vancomycin Hychloride
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Cephalexin side effects, such as Pain In Extremity.
Arthralgia, Pain In Extremity, Breast Mass, Incorrect Dose Administered, Urticaria, Breast Haematoma

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Cephalexin on Dec 02, 2011. Patient felt the following Cephalexin side effects: arthralgia, pain in extremity, breast mass, incorrect dose administered, urticaria, breast haematoma Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 154.1 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Cephalexin dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Mercaptopurine (50 Mg Daily)
  • Humira
  • Vitamin D (Daily)
  • Humira
  • Humira
  • Valtrex
  • Lortab (5/500 Mg Daily Prn)
  • Humira
Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pain In Extremity, Pulmonary Embolism, Hypoaesthesia, Palpitations, Dyspnoea, Oedema Peripheral, Chest Pain

This report suggests a potential Cephalexin Pain In Extremity side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 37-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Cephalexin (dosage: NA) starting Jun 24, 2008. Soon after starting Cephalexin the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Palpitations
  • Dyspnoea
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Chest Pain
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Fluconazole
  • Etodolac
  • Dextroamphetamine
  • Dextroamphetamine (10 Mg, Bid)
  • Trazodone Hcl
  • Adderall 10 (10 Mg, Bid)
  • Fluconazole
  • Etodolac
The patient was hospitalized. Although Cephalexin demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pain In Extremity, may still occur.
Oedema Peripheral, Thrombophlebitis Superficial, Pain In Extremity, Erythema

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Nov 30, 2010 by a Female taking Cephalexin (dosage: NA) . Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 135.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cephalexin side effects: oedema peripheral, thrombophlebitis superficial, pain in extremity, erythema. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Naproxen (Unk)
  • Topamax (25 Mg, Unk)
  • Yasmin
  • Yaz
  • Macrobid
  • Synthroid (150 Mg, Unk)
  • Yasmin (Unk Unk, Unk)
  • Nitrofurantoin (100 Mg, Unk)
Arthralgia, Movement Disorder, Pain In Extremity, Swelling

This Pain In Extremity problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 72-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Nov 12, 2009 a consumer started treatment with Cephalexin (dosage: One Capsule Twice Daily). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Cephalexin, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Arthralgia
  • Movement Disorder
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Swelling
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pain In Extremity, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Arthralgia, Pain In Extremity

This is a Cephalexin side effect report of a 47-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: cystitis,kidney infection and was treated with Cephalexin (dosage: 1 Capsule 3 Times A Day Po) starting Apr 04, 2008. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Arthralgia
  • Pain In Extremity
This opens a possibility that Cephalexin could cause Pain In Extremity and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Gait Disturbance, Headache, Joint Swelling, Oedema Peripheral, Pain, Pain In Extremity, Rash Erythematous

This Pain In Extremity side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on May 23, 2007. A patient from UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, weighting 216.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Cephalexin. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cephalexin side effects: gait disturbance, headache, joint swelling, oedema peripheral, pain, pain in extremity, rash erythematous. Cephalexin dosage: 1 Df; Tid; Po.
Associated medications used:
  • Codeine Phosphate
  • Dutasteride
  • Niquitin /01033302/
  • Nitrofurantoin
  • Tamsulosin Hcl
These side effects may potentially be related to Cephalexin.

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Cephalexin Pain In Extremity Causes and Reviews


Of the 206 bones in your body, three of them are in your arm: the humerus, radius, and ulna. Your arms are also made up of muscles, joints, tendons, and other connective tissue. Injuries to any of these parts of the arm can occur during sports, a fall, or an accident.

Types of arm injuries include

  • Tendinitis and bursitis
  • Sprains
  • Dislocations
  • Broken bones
  • Nerve problems
  • Osteoarthritis

You may also have problems or injure specific parts of your arm, such as your hand, wrist, elbow, or shoulder.


Cephalexin Pain In Extremity Reviews

Thu, 21 Jun 2012

I also face critical situation low blood pressure,Headache and diarrhea. So i decided to quit and decide not to use like that medicine again.

Mon, 07 Nov 2011

One more pill to go before I finish my dose of Cephalexin for Cellulitis. First of all, the symptom worsened within the first 24 hours - both the doctors failed to tell me that. It did eventually work and about 48 hours later, the swelling and redness from Cellulitis started to decrease. The side effects were not severe, but, at worst, I experienced nausea, stomach ache, diarrhea, and depression (followed by the most whacked out dreams). This is not quite the drug from hell but I am very much ready to finish my dose.

Fri, 16 Mar 2012

After taking Cephalexin I experienced nausea, vomiting and headaches which 800mg of ibuprofen couldn't control.  The sweating (head to toe) was profuse and disconcerting.

Sat, 31 Mar 2012

After a double treatment of Cephalexin 500mg 4 times a day, I am still experiencing intestinal discomfort and loose stools. I also get a lot of gas, bloating and it makes it hard to go anywhere because of the sudden diahrrea that goes with it. I will NEVER take this drug again!

Sat, 18 Jun 2011

I am currently on Cephalexin for a kidney infection. I have so far suffered from joint pain, headaches, unusual vaginal pain and itching, dizziness and discovered a sore throat this morning. I plan to finish my dose but it seems like I'm suffering worse now than with my kidney infection.

Fri, 27 Jul 2012


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Thu, 22 Mar 2012

terrible tablets axiety depression crying stomach pain aggresive feel so low and down benn on these pills on and off for a UTI had investigated nothing wrong i now see a councillor bcos they make me feel in losing it

Sun, 20 Nov 2011

Was prescribed 14 pills - one pill twice a day for an animal bite. By day 3 the bite was healing nicely but I was already feeling crappy (a little dizzy, tired, generally not so good) so I stopped taking the meds altogeher. Now - four full days later I have been having bloody mucas in my stool all day today. It's freaking me out.

Mon, 14 Sep 2009
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Sun, 04 Oct 2009
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