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 25,789 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 107 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 27,584 users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with tendon rupture, rashes, weakness, diarrhea, rotator cuff syndrome (latest reports from 8,530 Diverticulitis patients).
On Jul, 21, 2016
25,789 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 107 people (0.41%) have Diverticulitis
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** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I am on Amoxicillin for 10 days, 3 times a day due to several teeth extractions. I noticed on day 3 spotting and it is regular. I am also a steady patient of Depo-Provera shot which I'm currently on the 90 day cycle. I am a 38 year old female and have experienced this several intervals with previous prescriptions of Amoxicillin. Also I do not have a steady cycle and can go years between cycles. That was during a decade of being off Depo. I've never had children and have never been pregnant. I would be very curious to know why this has occured to me. Seems I am in a small sub-group of people. Scary honestly. Makes me wonder how long I need to wait before I am safe to be sexually active and what is the origin of the bleeding. It's coming from somewhere. Thanks for reading. Typed on a mobile so pardon any mistakes.
I have a long history of misdiagnoses of my diverticulitis and how the associated toxin continues to adversely affect other parts of my internal organs. In 1977, while on active military duty with the US Army, I noticed that I was passing blood in my stool. My symptoms were misdiagnosed by all of the doctors and other attending medical personnel who had access to my medical care at the time and all the way up to 1996, when a female Lt Col Air Force doctor at Ramstein, GE found that my colon was the size of a lead pencil. I was referred to Landsthul, GE military hospital for an elective surgery to remove part of my colon which was determined infected. While drinking “go lite” to clear my colon, I couldn’t pass the medicine. My surgery was declared an emergency because it was determined by the surgeon that my colon was close to bursting. During surgery, eight inches of my colon was removed and a colostomy was performed. A sack was attached to my side in order to bypass the surgical area. In 1988 I had diverticulitis of the appendix and my appendix almost ruptured. The attending doctor at Tinker AFB, OK wasn’t adequately knowledgeable to detect this medical condition. The senior doctor/surgeon apologized for the young doctor’s oversight and misdiagnoses. At the time my appendix health issue wasn’t associated with my diverticulitis because this health condition was still being misdiagnosed by both military and civilian Internal Medicine physicians and other medical personnel. See attachment 1, Diverticulitis of the appendix. 2003 I had prostrate health issues which resulted in surgery to remove my enlarged prostrate. There is no family history for diverticulitis, appendicitis or enlarged prostrate. 2009 my left knee was replaced. In 2011 my right knee was replaced. I believe the toxins generated by my diverticulitis and the long time not being properly diagnosed, distributed these toxins throughout my body settling in these various places to include my joints causing deterioration and subsequent replacement. 2012 a colonoscopy found small amounts of diverticulitis still in my colon. 2014 I have surgery on my left shoulder joint. My right shoulder ACL (?) has health issues too. I believe that various parts of my body where the diverticulitis toxins can settle are deteriorating after years of exposure. I have been dealing with the VA for them to recognize these health issues associated with my diverticulitis, but they won't do the research, so I must fine the connections. I certainly would appreciate any assistance in this health issue.
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 ...
Hi, I am on Amoxicillin for 10 days, 3 times a day due to several teeth extractions. I noticed on day 3 spotting and it is regular. I am also a steady patient of Depo-Provera shot which I'm currently on the 90 day cycle. I am a 38 year old female and have experienced this several intervals with ...
I have a long history of misdiagnoses of my diverticulitis and how the associated toxin continues to adversely affect other parts of my internal organs. In 1977, while on active military duty with the US Army, I noticed that I was passing blood in my stool. My symptoms were misdiagnosed by all ...
Hi to all, Had Diverticulitis for while, but only had a name put to the problem about 5yrs. Had loads of antibiotics did seem to help but it always came back. Have had different levels of loose stools since Christmas eve, went on NHS for Colonosapy in Feb which was very painful as parts of the ...
Hi everyone. I've suddenly been experiencing a lot of heart palpatations. I'm on amoxicillan for a tooth infection. But I stopped taking it tonight after reading there is a link. Did any of you go through this, stop the med, and get relief? If so, how long before your heart palpatations ...
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