Review: could Amoxicillin cause Impotence (Erection problems)?
Summary: Impotence is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. We study 22,292 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 205 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 24,200 Amoxicillin users)
Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 31,506 Impotence patients)
On Apr, 27, 2015: 22,284 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 199 people (0.89%) have Impotence.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Impotence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Amoxicillin * :
Age of people who have Impotence when taking Amoxicillin * :
Severity of Impotence when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Impotence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (28 people, 14.07%)
- Prophylaxis (22 people, 11.06%)
- Multiple myeloma (19 people, 9.55%)
- Pain in jaw (18 people, 9.05%)
- Blood cholesterol (18 people, 9.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (83 people, 41.71%)
- Lipitor (80 people, 40.20%)
- Aspirin (80 people, 40.20%)
- Neurontin (59 people, 29.65%)
- Oxycontin (58 people, 29.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 years ago):
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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