Review: could Amoxicillin cause Mouth ulceration (Mouth ulcers)?
Summary: Mouth ulceration 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 Multiple myeloma.
We study 22,270 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 257 have Mouth ulceration. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulceration 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)
Mouth ulceration (mouth ulcers) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, breast cancer. (latest reports from 9,998 Mouth ulceration patients)
On Feb, 12, 2015: 22,254 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 257 people (1.15%) have Mouth Ulceration.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Mouth ulceration * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mouth ulceration||85.71%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Mouth ulceration||44.88%||55.12% |
Age of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Mouth ulceration||1.32%||2.19%||4.39%||2.63%||2.19%||10.09%||42.54%||34.65% |
Severity of Mouth ulceration when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mouth ulceration||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Mouth ulceration ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (52 people, 20.23%)
- Metastases to bone (42 people, 16.34%)
- Pain (31 people, 12.06%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (19 people, 7.39%)
- Oral infection (17 people, 6.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (162 people, 63.04%)
- Aredia (101 people, 39.30%)
- Nexium (83 people, 32.30%)
- Ambien (68 people, 26.46%)
- Multi-vitamins (67 people, 26.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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