Could Amoxicillin cause Confusion - from FDA reports
Confusion is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prilosec, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 24,645 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA. Among them, 218 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion 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)
Confusion has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 44,188 Confusion patients).
On Nov, 21, 2016
24,645 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 218 people (0.88%) have Confusion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Confusion *:
- < 1 month: 95.45 %
- 1 - 6 months: 4.55 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.58 %
- 10-19: 4.12 %
- 20-29: 5.67 %
- 30-39: 4.12 %
- 40-49: 14.95 %
- 50-59: 12.89 %
- 60+: 55.67 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (26 people, 11.93%)
- Lipitor (25 people, 11.47%)
- Aspirin (23 people, 10.55%)
- Xanax (22 people, 10.09%)
- Ibuprofen (22 people, 10.09%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Amoxicillin, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Pain (16 people, 7.34%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (16 people, 7.34%)
- Preventive Health Care (12 people, 5.50%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Fatigue (46 people, 21.10%)
- Confusional State (46 people, 21.10%)
- Pain (41 people, 18.81%)
- Stress And Anxiety (40 people, 18.35%)
- Agitation (40 people, 18.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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