Review: could Amoxicillin cause Confusion?
Summary: Confusion could be caused by Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 22,155 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 220 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion and more.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,064 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection, sinusitis. Commonly reported side effects of Amoxicillin include pain exacerbated, pain, stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated, fever.
Confusion (latest reports from 191,776 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 22,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 221 people (1.00%) have Confusion. They amount to 0.12% of all the 191,528 people who have Confusion on eHealthMe.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Confusion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Amoxicillin * :
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Amoxicillin * :
Severity of Confusion when taking Amoxicillin ** :
How people recovered from Confusion ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (22 people, 9.95%)
- Prophylaxis (16 people, 7.24%)
- Depression (12 people, 5.43%)
- Prostate cancer (10 people, 4.52%)
- Bone density abnormal (10 people, 4.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (36 people, 16.29%)
- Prilosec (32 people, 14.48%)
- Lipitor (27 people, 12.22%)
- Furosemide (23 people, 10.41%)
- Vitamin e (23 people, 10.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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