Review: could Amoxicillin cause Abdominal Pain?


Abdominal pain is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Contraception . We study 24,015 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 952 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.

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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in helicobacter infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 26,903 users)

Abdominal Pain

Abdominal pain has been reported by people with rashes, abdominal pain upper, weakness, diarrhea, chest pain (latest reports from 93,309 Abdominal pain patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

24,015 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 952 people (3.96%) have Abdominal Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amoxicillin cause Abdominal pain?

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Abdominal Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 88.65 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 4.26 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.13 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.71 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.42 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.13 %
  • 10+ years: 0.71 %

Gender of people who have Abdominal Pain when taking Amoxicillin *:

  • female: 73.9 %
  • male: 26.1 %

Age of people who have Abdominal Pain when taking Amoxicillin *:

  • 0-1: 0.51 %
  • 2-9: 3.42 %
  • 10-19: 10.01 %
  • 20-29: 13.31 %
  • 30-39: 14.07 %
  • 40-49: 16.73 %
  • 50-59: 18.25 %
  • 60+: 23.7 %

Severity if Abdominal Pain when taking Amoxicillin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50.0 %
  • severe: 37.5 %
  • most severe: 12.5 %

How people recovered from Abdominal Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 16.67 %
  • not yet: 83.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (95 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (79 people)
  • Pain (59 people)
  • Depression (49 people)
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (37 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (221 people)
  • Aredia (159 people)
  • Ibuprofen (139 people)
  • Levaquin (138 people)
  • Yasmin (133 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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