Review: could Amoxicillin cause Heart palpitations?
We study 22,194 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 355 have Heart palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,100 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.
Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 314,317 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 22,190 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 355 people (1.60%) have Heart Palpitations. They amount to 0.11% of all the 314,158 people who have Heart Palpitations on eHealthMe.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Heart palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart palpitations||97.56%||2.44%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Heart palpitations||66.93%||33.07% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.32%||3.82%||7.96%||12.10%||11.46%||23.89%||40.45% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||11.11%||88.89%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (23 people, 6.48%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 5.35%)
- Depression (15 people, 4.23%)
- Pain (14 people, 3.94%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (11 people, 3.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (123 people, 34.65%)
- Aspirin (99 people, 27.89%)
- Levaquin (77 people, 21.69%)
- Lisinopril (75 people, 21.13%)
- Prilosec (70 people, 19.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 months ago):
the heart palpitations start within a few minutes after taking a 400mg. dose of liquid amoxicillan. Dosage prescribed is 400mg/1tsp 3 times daily. Heart palpitations continue throughout day although are less severe than right after taking a dose of the amoxicillan.
From this study (2 years ago):
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