Review: could Amoxicillin cause Lip swelling?
Summary: Lip swelling is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Macrobid, and have Otitis.
We study 22,270 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 has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 24,178 Amoxicillin users)
Lip swelling has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression. (latest reports from 7,816 Lip swelling patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 22,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 109 people (0.49%) have Lip Swelling.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Lip swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lip swelling||88.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Lip swelling when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Lip swelling||65.45%||34.55% |
Age of people who have Lip swelling when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Lip swelling||0.95%||20.00%||10.48%||1.90%||6.67%||4.76%||17.14%||38.10% |
Severity of Lip swelling when taking Amoxicillin ** :
How people recovered from Lip swelling ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Ear infection (17 people, 15.60%)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (16 people, 14.68%)
- Otitis media (14 people, 12.84%)
- Lower respiratory tract infection (6 people, 5.50%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 4.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Macrobid (17 people, 15.60%)
- Zithromax (17 people, 15.60%)
- Prednisone (17 people, 15.60%)
- Nasonex (17 people, 15.60%)
- Clarithromycin (17 people, 15.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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