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. This review analyzes which people have Diverticulitis with Amoxicillin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36,627 people who have side effects when taking Amoxicillin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
36,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 149 people (0.41%) 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: 55.1 %
- male: 44.9 %
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.78 %
- 20-29: 0.78 %
- 30-39: 0.78 %
- 40-49: 14.84 %
- 50-59: 28.12 %
- 60+: 54.69 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (28 people, 18.79%)
- High Blood Pressure (9 people, 6.04%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (7 people, 4.70%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 3.36%)
- Epilepsy (5 people, 3.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (59 people, 39.60%)
- Aredia (44 people, 29.53%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 26.17%)
- Lasix (37 people, 24.83%)
- Selenium (31 people, 20.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (70 people, 46.98%)
- Pain (68 people, 45.64%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (55 people, 36.91%)
- Osteoarthritis (45 people, 30.20%)
- Chest Pain (43 people, 28.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
Hey everyone, I am new to the group. My husband is suffering a bad bout of diverticulitis and all he is doing is sleeping-even in the middle of the day. Is this normal? He hasn't gone to the doctor yet and is hoping he can beat it in his own. I finally called the doctor but in the meanwhile, I'm ...
Been running a fever for 2 weeks now. Very high at first 104.4 but has dropped down to low grade since taking amoxicillin for a week. During day, no fever, but the low grade fever comes at night. I have a dull pain in my shoulder - possibly a muscle spasm, but it has started traveling down my ...
User reviews to the study
I had taken antibiotic containing Amoxicyllin (2 times 3 days) in July 2016 for a Throat infection. I started having GERD symptoms from Oct-Nov 2016. Learnt from various forums that Amoxicyllin can cause GERD, hence wanted to know more on how to recover from it and want to know success stories.
I am mortified that I'm having so many issues. My Colon is riddled with diverticulitis and I believe it's due to immitrex. MY migraines are pain level 10 lasting 5 day so I had no choice but to load up on the meds. Now I'm in Agony with my stomach. I'm feeling so down right now.
Hey all! I've recently started taking Amoxicillin for an ear infection. Today I was out in the sun for about 6 hours (with sunscreen) and was left with a bright red, extremely painful burn. The pain is almost unbearable, and I am unsure as to what I can do besides applying liberal amounts of ...