Review: could Amoxicillin cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain could be caused by Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Contraception.
We study 22,155 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 887 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
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On Apr, 6, 2014: 22,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 1,122 people (5.10%) have Abdominal Pain. They amount to 0.18% of all the 610,845 people who have Abdominal Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||88.89%||4.44%||1.48%||1.48%||1.48%||1.48%||0.74% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Abdominal pain||69.27%||30.73% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Abdominal pain||0.41%||4.97%||9.33%||12.68%||14.50%||17.24%||17.04%||23.83% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||33.33%||50.00%||16.67% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (92 people, 8.20%)
- Multiple myeloma (78 people, 6.95%)
- Pain (60 people, 5.35%)
- Depression (44 people, 3.92%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (35 people, 3.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (201 people, 17.91%)
- Aredia (143 people, 12.75%)
- Ibuprofen (134 people, 11.94%)
- Levaquin (128 people, 11.41%)
- Aspirin (125 people, 11.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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