Review: could Amoxicillin cause Loose stools?
We study 22,204 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools and more.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,111 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.
Loose stools (latest reports from 9,271 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 19, 2014: 22,201 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 17 people (0.08%) have Loose Stools. They amount to 0.18% of all the 9,267 people who have Loose Stools on eHealthMe.
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||64.71%||35.29% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Loose stools||13.33%||6.67%||0.00%||6.67%||6.67%||13.33%||13.33%||40.00% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Amoxicillin ** :
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Helicobacter infection (3 people, 17.65%)
- Chronic sinusitis (2 people, 11.76%)
- Sinus congestion (2 people, 11.76%)
- Nasal congestion (2 people, 11.76%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (2 people, 11.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Biaxin (4 people, 23.53%)
- Lansoprazole (4 people, 23.53%)
- Prilosec (3 people, 17.65%)
- Bextra (2 people, 11.76%)
- Mobic (2 people, 11.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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As soon as he started on this drug he started with abdominal discomfort and loose watery stools. Is this normal??? Thank You
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