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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Headache?

Summary: Headache could be caused by Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Metastases to bone.

We study 22,155 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,009 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,064 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.

Headache

Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,196,491 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 22,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 1,141 people (5.18%) have Headache. They amount to 0.10% of all the 1,198,166 people who have Headache on eHealthMe.

Trend of Headache in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Headache * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headache71.31%14.75%0.00%0.82%0.82%5.74%6.56%

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Headache64.81%35.19%

Age of people who have Headache when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headache0.10%2.55%11.00%7.47%11.00%17.78%22.59%27.50%

Severity of Headache when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headache8.33%50.00%41.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Headache ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headache0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Metastases to bone (76 people, 6.66%)
  2. Pain (67 people, 5.87%)
  3. Depression (62 people, 5.43%)
  4. Hypertension (56 people, 4.91%)
  5. Anxiety (54 people, 4.73%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (290 people, 25.42%)
  2. Aspirin (199 people, 17.44%)
  3. Aredia (199 people, 17.44%)
  4. Prilosec (184 people, 16.13%)
  5. Vicodin (157 people, 13.76%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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