Review: could Amoxicillin cause Abdominal cramps (Abdominal pain)?
Summary: Abdominal cramps 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 Birth control. We study 22,292 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 891 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 24,200 Amoxicillin users)
Abdominal cramps has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,095 Abdominal cramps patients)
On May, 6, 2015: 22,284 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 891 people (4.00%) have Abdominal Cramps.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Abdominal cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal cramps||87.18%||5.13%||1.71%||1.71%||1.71%||1.71%||0.85% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Abdominal cramps||72.72%||27.28% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.52%||3.63%||9.72%||13.73%||14.25%||17.10%||18.52%||22.54% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||44.44%||44.44%||11.11% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal cramps||14.29%||14.29%||71.43% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (92 people, 10.33%)
- Multiple myeloma (77 people, 8.64%)
- Pain (60 people, 6.73%)
- Depression (44 people, 4.94%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (35 people, 3.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (201 people, 22.56%)
- Aredia (143 people, 16.05%)
- Levaquin (126 people, 14.14%)
- Ibuprofen (126 people, 14.14%)
- Yasmin (121 people, 13.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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