Could Amoxicillin cause Bursitis - from FDA reports
Bursitis is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 24,645 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA. Among them, 196 have Bursitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Bursitis and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 35,830 users)
Bursitis (inflammation of a bursa, typically one in the knee, elbow, or shoulder) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 9,421 Bursitis patients).
On Nov, 21, 2016
24,645 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 196 people (0.8%) have Bursitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Bursitis *:
- < 1 month: 21.05 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 78.95 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bursitis when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 76.8 %
- male: 23.2 %
Age of people who have Bursitis when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.72 %
- 20-29: 1.15 %
- 30-39: 1.72 %
- 40-49: 9.2 %
- 50-59: 44.83 %
- 60+: 41.38 %
Severity of Bursitis **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 50 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 50 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (139 people, 70.92%)
- Aredia (111 people, 56.63%)
- Ambien (66 people, 33.67%)
- Levaquin (63 people, 32.14%)
- Celebrex (61 people, 31.12%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Amoxicillin, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Multiple Myeloma (54 people, 27.55%)
- Metastases To Bone (31 people, 15.82%)
- Osteoporosis (27 people, 13.78%)
- Breast Cancer (23 people, 11.73%)
- Hypersensitivity (22 people, 11.22%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Pain (135 people, 68.88%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (128 people, 65.31%)
- Stress And Anxiety (126 people, 64.29%)
- Osteoarthritis (121 people, 61.73%)
- Joint Pain (114 people, 58.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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