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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Cough?





Summary: Cough 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 Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 22,244 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 794 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 24,153 users)

Cough

Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Cough 73,998 patients)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 22,244 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 794 people (3.57%) have Cough.

Trend of Cough in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Cough * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cough78.85%3.85%3.85%0.00%0.00%13.46%0.00%

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Cough49.75%50.25%

Age of people who have Cough when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough2.72%4.86%4.15%4.58%6.72%14.74%24.18%38.05%

Severity of Cough when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Cough ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Cough0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (57 people, 7.18%)
  2. Pain (48 people, 6.05%)
  3. Metastases to bone (36 people, 4.53%)
  4. Asthma (34 people, 4.28%)
  5. Osteoporosis (28 people, 3.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (201 people, 25.31%)
  2. Zometa (199 people, 25.06%)
  3. Coumadin (129 people, 16.25%)
  4. Aredia (123 people, 15.49%)
  5. Levaquin (115 people, 14.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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