Review: Anaphylaxis in Amoxicillin
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 14, 2013)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Anaphylaxis by studying 20,847 people who take Amoxicillin. We analyze: the time on Amoxicillin when people have Anaphylaxis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Anaphylaxis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Amoxicillin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection, sinusitis. Commonly reported side effects of Amoxicillin include pain exacerbated, pain prophylaxis, pain, anxiety nec, stress and anxiety.
Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain.
On Nov, 14, 2013: 20,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 337 people (1.62%) have Anaphylaxis.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Anaphylaxis * :
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Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amoxicillin * :
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amoxicillin * :
Severity of Anaphylaxis when taking Amoxicillin ** :
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How people recovered from Anaphylaxis ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Product used for unknown indication (48 people, 14.24%)
- Infection (21 people, 6.23%)
- Lower respiratory tract infection (19 people, 5.64%)
- Hypertension (12 people, 3.56%)
- Toothache (11 people, 3.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisolone (27 people, 8.01%)
- Clarithromycin (26 people, 7.72%)
- Omeprazole (24 people, 7.12%)
- Furosemide (23 people, 6.82%)
- Amlodipine (21 people, 6.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By jacquelyn: Duration of weakness & fatigue caused by amoxicillan
(for a 89 year old woman who has Weakness, Fatigue 2 Weeks, Sensitive Skin, and takes Amoxicillin)
Does this side effect last more than 2 week? Used drug for root canal & infection. given 500mg every 6 hours, 28 capsules. skin sensitivity subsided
but very weak & tired, only took 24 caps Dr orders after reaction began.
(Number of patients like jacquelyn: 398)
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(for a 29 year old woman who has Ear Infection, Fluid In Middle Ear, Decreased Hearing, Pressure-related Ear Pain, Headache - Cluster, Nausea, and takes Amoxicillin)
Twelve days ago I my left ear suddenly started hurting, and stared to sound like my ear was under water. Pain, and pressure in both ears continued to get worse for 8 days before I saw a doctor who diagnosed infection in both ears and prescribed me amoxicillin, 500mg 3x a day.
I have taken the antib ...
(Number of patients like Terae : 891)
- By chipshotte: Can thyroid problems bring on anaphylaxis often?
(for a 71 year old woman who has Anaphylaxis)
70 yr old previously stong female: Suspicious of thyroid problems...family history. Fatigue, skin, hair changes, slightly swollen, tender tongue at all times. In the last 6 months I've developed food related anaphalaxis. Getting serious, 3 E.R. runs in last 3 months....packing 2 epipens at all tim ...
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