Review: could Amoxicillin cause Impotence?


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 24,015 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 200 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence and more.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in helicobacter infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 26,085 users)

Impotence

Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with drug effect decreased, drug ineffective, optic ischaemic neuropathy, chest pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 33,628 Impotence patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

24,015 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 200 people (0.83%) have Impotence


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amoxicillin cause Impotence?

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Impotence *:

  • < 1 month: 85 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Amoxicillin *:

  • female: 3.54 %
  • male: 96.46 %

Age of people who have Impotence when taking Amoxicillin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.59 %
  • 20-29: 4.76 %
  • 30-39: 12.7 %
  • 40-49: 11.9 %
  • 50-59: 37.3 %
  • 60+: 31.75 %

Severity if Impotence when taking Amoxicillin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 62.5 %
  • severe: 37.5 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Impotence **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (25 people)
  • Prophylaxis (20 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (20 people)
  • Prostate Cancer (17 people)
  • Gout (16 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (90 people)
  • Lipitor (79 people)
  • Aspirin (73 people)
  • Neurontin (60 people)
  • Oxycontin (58 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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