Review: could Amoxicillin cause Gerd (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?
Summary: Gerd is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 0-1 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Eczema.
We study 22,279 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Gerd. Find out below who they are, when they have Gerd and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 24,188 Amoxicillin users)
Gerd (gastro-oesophageal reflux disease) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 19,208 Gerd patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 22,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 42 people (0.19%) have Gerd.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Gerd * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Gerd when taking Amoxicillin * :
Age of people who have Gerd when taking Amoxicillin * :
Severity of Gerd when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Gerd ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Eczema (7 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (6 people, 14.29%)
- Asthma (5 people, 11.90%)
- Anaemia (3 people, 7.14%)
- Nausea (3 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (15 people, 35.71%)
- Ibuprofen (10 people, 23.81%)
- Retrovir (9 people, 21.43%)
- Tylenol (8 people, 19.05%)
- Yasmin (8 people, 19.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Amoxicillin for a 34-year old woman with Tonsillitis. The patient has Flank Pain (a distressing sensation experienced around the lower back and the upper abdomen)
- A study of drug interactions between Nexium, Exforge Hct for a 49-year old man with GERD, Hbp. The patient has Gerd, Hbp
- A study of drug interactions between Amoxicillin, Cephalexin for a 57-year old woman with Infection. The patient has Abscess
- A study of drug interactions between Aciphex, Ferrous Citrate Fe 59 for a 16-year old girl with Reflux Gastritis, Iron Deficiency. The patient has Eczema Nummular, Cold Intolerance, Hyposomnia, Heartburn
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Lamictal, Abilify for a 56-year old woman with Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar. The patient has Belching, Swallowing Difficulty, Heartburn
Recent Amoxicillin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Histamine Phosphate, Artemisia, Kali Bichromicum, Chamomilla, Amoxicillin for a 6-year old boy who has Infection
- Comparions of Simponi, Amoxicillin for a 62-year old man who has Rash Generalised
- Comparions of Uloric, Amoxicillin for a 68-year old man who has Sinusitis
- Comparions of Lactulose, Amoxicillin Pediatric for a 39-year old woman who has Constipation
- Comparions of Meclizine, Clonidine, Amoxicillin, Flomax, Alprazolam for a 72-year old man who has Diverticulitis
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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