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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Impotence?

Summary: Impotence could be caused by Amoxicillin, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Pain.

We study 22,159 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 199 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence 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.

Impotence

Impotence (powerlessness) (latest reports from 132,543 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 22,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 199 people (0.90%) have Impotence. They amount to 0.16% of all the 128,265 people who have Impotence on eHealthMe.

Trend of Impotence in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Impotence * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Impotence89.29%3.57%7.14%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Impotence4.29%95.71%

Age of people who have Impotence when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Impotence0.00%0.00%0.77%5.38%12.31%13.08%36.92%31.54%

Severity of Impotence when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Impotence0.00%62.50%37.50%0.00%

How people recovered from Impotence ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Impotence0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (28 people, 14.07%)
  2. Prophylaxis (22 people, 11.06%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (19 people, 9.55%)
  4. Pain in jaw (18 people, 9.05%)
  5. Blood cholesterol (18 people, 9.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (83 people, 41.71%)
  2. Lipitor (80 people, 40.20%)
  3. Aspirin (80 people, 40.20%)
  4. Neurontin (59 people, 29.65%)
  5. Oxycontin (58 people, 29.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • i stopped getting erections after a week on the antibiotic and i am afraid because i have not had a full, hard erection it gets a little bit longer and sort of firm but it doesn't get hard or it would start to get hard but still bendy and it would go away after about 2 minutes

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