Could Amoxicillin cause Hiccups - from FDA reports
Hiccups is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Dexamethasone, and have Constipation . We study 24,647 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA. Among them, 35 have Hiccups. Find out below who they are, when they have Hiccups and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 35,830 users)
Hiccups (an involuntary spasm of the diaphragm and respiratory organs, with a sudden closure of the glottis and a sound like a cough) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, pain, quit smoking, type 2 diabetes (latest reports from 5,137 Hiccups patients).
On Dec, 02, 2016
24,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 35 people (0.14%) have Hiccups
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Hiccups *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hiccups when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 11.43 %
- male: 88.57 %
Age of people who have Hiccups when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 6.06 %
- 20-29: 9.09 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 6.06 %
- 50-59: 3.03 %
- 60+: 75.76 %
Severity of Hiccups **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 50 %
- most severe: 50 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Constipation (11 people, 31.43%)
- Pain (3 people, 8.57%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 8.57%)
- Arthropod Bite (3 people, 8.57%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Dexamethasone (14 people, 40.00%)
- Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen (13 people, 37.14%)
- Zoloft (12 people, 34.29%)
- Toprol-Xl (12 people, 34.29%)
- Lotrel (12 people, 34.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (22 people, 62.86%)
- Weakness (18 people, 51.43%)
- Nausea (17 people, 48.57%)
- Back Pain (17 people, 48.57%)
- Weight Decreased (15 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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