Could Amoxicillin cause Headache - from FDA reports
Headache 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 Pain . We study 32,879 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA. Among them, 1,382 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 35,846 users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 306,080 Headache patients).
On Dec, 23, 2016
32,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 1,382 people (4.2%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 76.92 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.19 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.55 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.55 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.85 %
- 10+ years: 4.4 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 65.7 %
- male: 34.3 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.18 %
- 2-9: 1.69 %
- 10-19: 8.91 %
- 20-29: 7.66 %
- 30-39: 9.45 %
- 40-49: 18.27 %
- 50-59: 24.96 %
- 60+: 28.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (95 people, 6.87%)
- Metastases To Bone (86 people, 6.22%)
- High Blood Pressure (77 people, 5.57%)
- Depression (70 people, 5.07%)
- Stress And Anxiety (67 people, 4.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (320 people, 23.15%)
- Aredia (220 people, 15.92%)
- Prilosec (187 people, 13.53%)
- Aspirin (171 people, 12.37%)
- Vicodin (169 people, 12.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (465 people, 33.65%)
- Stress And Anxiety (454 people, 32.85%)
- Fatigue (420 people, 30.39%)
- Nausea (418 people, 30.25%)
- Back Pain (381 people, 27.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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