Review: could Amoxicillin cause Blepharitis?
Summary: Blepharitis could be caused by Amoxicillin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 22,155 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 56 have Blepharitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Blepharitis and more.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 22,155 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 56 people (0.25%) have Blepharitis. They amount to 0.52% of all the 10,858 people who have Blepharitis on eHealthMe.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Blepharitis * :
Gender of people who have Blepharitis when taking Amoxicillin * :
Age of people who have Blepharitis when taking Amoxicillin * :
Severity of Blepharitis when taking Amoxicillin ** :
How people recovered from Blepharitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (11 people, 19.64%)
- Metastases to bone (11 people, 19.64%)
- Oral infection (11 people, 19.64%)
- Constipation (6 people, 10.71%)
- Multiple myeloma (6 people, 10.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (38 people, 67.86%)
- Albuterol (29 people, 51.79%)
- Aredia (26 people, 46.43%)
- Zofran (25 people, 44.64%)
- Thalomid (23 people, 41.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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