Amoxicillin and Diverticulitis - from FDA reports
Diverticulitis is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 32,879 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA. Among them, 129 have Diverticulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diverticulitis and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 35,863 users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 14,685 Diverticulitis patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
32,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 129 people (0.39%) have Diverticulitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Diverticulitis *:
- < 1 month: 86.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 57.03 %
- male: 42.97 %
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.88 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.88 %
- 40-49: 12.28 %
- 50-59: 29.82 %
- 60+: 56.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (27 people, 20.93%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 4.65%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 3.88%)
- Epilepsy (5 people, 3.88%)
- Infection (4 people, 3.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (58 people, 44.96%)
- Aredia (44 people, 34.11%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 30.23%)
- Lasix (34 people, 26.36%)
- Selenium (31 people, 24.03%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (69 people, 53.49%)
- Pain (67 people, 51.94%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (55 people, 42.64%)
- Infection (46 people, 35.66%)
- Osteoarthritis (43 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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