Review: could Amoxicillin cause Hiccups?
We study 22,204 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Hiccups. Find out below who they are, when they have Hiccups and more.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,115 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.
Hiccups (an involuntary spasm of the diaphragm and respiratory organs, with a sudden closure of the glottis and a sound like a cough) (latest reports from 16,399 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, pain, multiple myeloma, quit smoking.
On Sep, 11, 2014: 22,204 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 31 people (0.14%) have Hiccups.
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Severity of Hiccups when taking Amoxicillin ** :
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How people recovered from Hiccups ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Constipation (11 people, 35.48%)
- Pain (2 people, 6.45%)
- Pneumonia (2 people, 6.45%)
- Gingival oedema (2 people, 6.45%)
- Arthropod bite (2 people, 6.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Promethazine (13 people, 41.94%)
- Dexamethasone (13 people, 41.94%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 41.94%)
- Toprol-xl (13 people, 41.94%)
- Alprazolam (12 people, 38.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Greg (4 years ago):
I was given a course of Amoicillin. I took the first dose on a Thursday afternoon and started with hiccups on Saturday afternoon. These increased in intensity and I had hiccups for approx. 6 hour spells every 4-8 second intervals. I took the last capsule on the following Thursday morning and when I awoke the next day, they had gone. What a horrible expereince.
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He has severe hiccups with vomiting that will last for weeks at a time & tend to come in cycles lasting 10-12 days continuous & cycle every 2-3 weeks........ He is unable to speak once it starts and even has severe breathing attacks during hiccups. He has been to the ER multiple times, to no avail. He has had CT's, c-scopes & e-scopes. He has excessive GI reflux & takes Nexium daiiy, with no relief. He has also taken muscle relaxers, tranquilizers, anti-nausea meds, etc....NONE of which resolve the issue.
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