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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Lip swelling?

Summary: Lip swelling could be caused by Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Macrobid, and have Ear infection.

We study 22,159 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 109 have Lip swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Lip swelling 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.

Lip swelling

Lip swelling (latest reports from 38,737 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 22,008 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 109 people (0.50%) have Lip Swelling. They amount to 0.28% of all the 38,585 people who have Lip Swelling on eHealthMe.

Trend of Lip swelling in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Lip swelling * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lip swelling88.00%0.00%0.00%12.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Lip swelling when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Lip swelling65.45%34.55%

Age of people who have Lip swelling when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lip swelling0.95%20.00%10.48%1.90%6.67%4.76%17.14%38.10%

Severity of Lip swelling when taking Amoxicillin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Lip swelling ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Ear infection (17 people, 15.60%)
  2. Upper respiratory tract infection (16 people, 14.68%)
  3. Otitis media (14 people, 12.84%)
  4. Lower respiratory tract infection (6 people, 5.50%)
  5. Prophylaxis (5 people, 4.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Macrobid (17 people, 15.60%)
  2. Zithromax (17 people, 15.60%)
  3. Prednisone (17 people, 15.60%)
  4. Nasonex (17 people, 15.60%)
  5. Clarithromycin (17 people, 15.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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