Review: could Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cephalexin, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 3,255 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium
Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium has active ingredients of amoxicillin; clavulanate potassium. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 3,329 Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,475 Constipation patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 3,255 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium. Among them, 45 people (1.38%) have Constipation.
Time on Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium when people have Constipation * :
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Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 24.44%)
- Metastases to bone (6 people, 13.33%)
- Haemorrhoids (6 people, 13.33%)
- Anaemia (3 people, 6.67%)
- Bronchitis acute (2 people, 4.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cephalexin (22 people, 48.89%)
- Zometa (21 people, 46.67%)
- Ciprofloxacin (17 people, 37.78%)
- Ambien (16 people, 35.56%)
- Omeprazole (16 people, 35.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Wellbutrin for a 63-year old woman with Thyroid Disorder, Depression. The patient has Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Suboxone, Celebrex, Clonidine for a 32-year old man with Drug Addiction, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Adhd. The patient has Constipation Aggravated
- A study of side effects of Aspirin for a 28-year old woman with Primary Polycythemia. The patient has Constipation
- A study of side effects of Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride for a 17-year old girl with Acne. The patient has Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrochlorothiazide, Lasix, Metformin for a 38-year old woman with Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Passed Out, Diabetes. The patient has Constipation, Bloating, Painful Urination, Pain - Leg, Unable To Get Pregnant, Unable To Concentrate, Passed Out
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