Review: could Amoxicillin cause Back Pain?


Back 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 Metastases to bone . We study 24,015 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,061 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.

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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in helicobacter infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 26,085 users)

Back Pain

Back pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, drug ineffective, high blood pressure, chest pain (latest reports from 117,410 Back pain patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

24,015 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 1,061 people (4.42%) have Back Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amoxicillin cause Back pain?

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Back Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 79.55 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 6.82 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.55 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.55 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 4.55 %

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

  • female: 63.65 %
  • male: 36.35 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.17 %
  • 10-19: 1.98 %
  • 20-29: 5.83 %
  • 30-39: 10.14 %
  • 40-49: 14.45 %
  • 50-59: 26.46 %
  • 60+: 39.98 %

Severity if Back Pain when taking Amoxicillin **:

  • least: 33.33 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Back Pain **:

  • while on drug: 50 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Metastases To Bone (119 people)
  • Osteoporosis (91 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (83 people)
  • Pain (72 people)
  • Depression (52 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (563 people)
  • Aredia (382 people)
  • Ambien (246 people)
  • Levaquin (240 people)
  • Vicodin (237 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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