eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

More tools

Review: could Amoxicillin cause Mouth ulceration?

Summary: Mouth ulceration could be caused by Amoxicillin, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 22,159 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 256 have Mouth ulceration. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulceration and more.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now, it's anonymous, simple & free >>>

Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,064 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.

Mouth ulceration

Mouth ulceration (mouth ulcers) (latest reports from 70,304 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, high blood pressure.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 22,155 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 256 people (1.16%) have Mouth Ulceration. They amount to 0.36% of all the 70,237 people who have Mouth Ulceration on eHealthMe.

Trend of Mouth ulceration in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Mouth ulceration * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Mouth ulceration90.00%10.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Mouth ulceration45.06%54.94%

Age of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Mouth ulceration1.32%2.20%3.96%2.64%2.20%10.13%42.73%34.80%

Severity of Mouth ulceration when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Mouth ulceration0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Mouth ulceration ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (52 people, 20.31%)
  2. Metastases to bone (42 people, 16.41%)
  3. Pain (31 people, 12.11%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (19 people, 7.42%)
  5. Oral infection (17 people, 6.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (162 people, 63.28%)
  2. Aredia (101 people, 39.45%)
  3. Nexium (83 people, 32.42%)
  4. Ambien (68 people, 26.56%)
  5. Multi-vitamins (67 people, 26.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Related topic: Amoxicillin, Mouth ulceration

You can also:

On eHealthMe, Amoxicillin (amoxicillin) is often used for infection. Find out below the conditions Amoxicillin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Amoxicillin used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (11 hours ago):

  • Headaches, sores on tounge and low grade fever

    Reply

  • From this study (24 hours ago):

  • All lesions necrosis
    Painful granulomas
    I live in chronic pain and fatigue

    Reply

  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • When started using omeprazole last March 3 ,2014 ,blisters started to show up but i continue taking up omeprazole 40mg and amoxicillin 500mg until now.My psoriasis arthritis worsened.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Amoxicillin, Mouth ulceration

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Amoxycillin and ear popping.
    I'm 30. I have otitis externa, but have never suffered with ear popping as a symptom. I had a flare up 2 wks before being prescribed this drug. I took a spay abx treatment which caused severe pain in my ears, so stopped taking that 5 days into the 7 day course. 4-5 days into my amoxicillin treatment ...

  • Steven-johnsons syndrome caused by zoloft
    Was diagnosed with depression start of last year due to my Aspergers multiplying school pressures for me. I was not put on any medication until 4 weeks ago. I was put on Zoloft 25mg, which slowly increased to 50mg. The moment I started on 50mg it caused severe lip dryness leading to cracking of the ...

  • Mouth ulceration in cozaar
    For painful mouth ulcers caused either by my blood pressure drug, Losartan, or my cholesterol med, Zetia, I rinsed my mouth with warm salt water. The ulcers are healed. I have other side effects but both these drugs cause similar symptoms it's impossible to tell which is causing certain side effects ...

More reviews for: Amoxicillin, Mouth ulceration

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related study

- Amoxicillin side effects

 

Related symptom

- Mouth Ulceration

 

 

Recent user comments

- "So times I expiernce body tremors and heart palpitati ... " (1 minute ago)

- "Have been on Travatan Z for about 6 mos. and now have ... " (1 hour ago)

- "The sore throat developed 2-3 days after I started my ... " (4 hours ago)

- "2 episodes of acute toticollis requiring diazepam, he ... " (9 hours ago)

- "I was on vincristine and cytoxin for lymphoma, follow ... " (10 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
- Penis Injury
- Pain In Jaw
- Dementia
- Eye Floaters

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.