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Amoxicillin vs Doxycycline Hyclate, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 25

This is personalized comparison of Amoxicillin vs Doxycycline Hyclate for a female aged 25. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,111 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.

Doxycycline hyclate (latest outcomes from 2,387 users) has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne.

On Jul, 23, 2014: 2,654 female patients aged 21 who take the same drugs are studied in Amoxicillin vs Doxycycline Hyclate

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female21Conjunctivitis

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Amoxicillin amoxicillinTeva
Doxycycline Hyclate doxycycline hyclateWatson Labs

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 21 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Amoxicillin (Teva)Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)
Cantil

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Amoxicillin (Teva)Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Haemorrhage (bleeding)
VomitingAnaemia (lack of blood)
Pyrexia (fever)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Abdominal PainVomiting
Abdominal Pain UpperDizziness
Weight DecreasedMenorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals)
Drug Exposure During PregnancyPain
Myalgia (muscle pain)Pregnancy
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Headache (pain in head)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Asthenia (weakness)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Amoxicillin (Teva)Doxycycline Hyclate (Watson Labs)
Gallbladder DisorderGastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract)
Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)Gastroduodenitis (an inflammation of the mucous membrane of the stomach and duodenum)
Abdominal PainGallbladder Non-functioning
PainAbdominal Pain
DepressionCystic Acne (skin sac with seborrhoea (scaly red skin))
Abdominal Pain UpperHaemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus)
Biliary ColicPain
AnxietyNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Ileitis (inflammation of the ileum)
Murphy's Sign PositiveHiatus Hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Amoxicillin7.14%33.33%19.05%34.13%6.35%
Doxycycline Hyclate2.74%30.82%34.93%26.71%4.79%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Amoxicillin (amoxicillin) is often used to treat infection. Doxycycline Hyclate (doxycycline hyclate) is often used to treat acne. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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