Review: could Amoxicillin cause Loose stools?
Summary: Loose stools 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 Biaxin, and have Helicobacter infection.
We study 22,279 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 24,188 Amoxicillin users)
Loose stools has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 2,347 Loose stools patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 22,279 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 18 people (0.08%) have Loose Stools.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Loose stools * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose stools||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Loose stools||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Loose stools||12.50%||6.25%||0.00%||6.25%||6.25%||18.75%||12.50%||37.50% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loose stools||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loose stools||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Helicobacter infection (3 people, 16.67%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (2 people, 11.11%)
- Chronic sinusitis (2 people, 11.11%)
- Sinus congestion (2 people, 11.11%)
- Gastritis (2 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Biaxin (4 people, 22.22%)
- Lansoprazole (4 people, 22.22%)
- Prilosec (3 people, 16.67%)
- Bextra (2 people, 11.11%)
- Mobic (2 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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