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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Muscle pain (Muscle aches)?





Summary: Muscle pain 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 Zometa, and have Metastases to bone.

We study 22,244 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 490 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 24,153 users)

Muscle pain

Muscle pain (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Muscle pain 73,389 patients)

On Nov, 24, 2014: 22,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 490 people (2.20%) have Muscle Pain.

Trend of Muscle pain in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Muscle pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Muscle pain95.06%4.94%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Muscle pain65.16%34.84%

Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle pain1.17%1.17%8.90%11.94%8.20%18.74%18.27%31.62%

Severity of Muscle pain when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle pain0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Muscle pain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Metastases to bone (55 people, 11.22%)
  2. Depression (33 people, 6.73%)
  3. Pain (25 people, 5.10%)
  4. Anxiety (23 people, 4.69%)
  5. Prophylaxis (18 people, 3.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (121 people, 24.69%)
  2. Aspirin (95 people, 19.39%)
  3. Aredia (71 people, 14.49%)
  4. Celebrex (66 people, 13.47%)
  5. Ambien (63 people, 12.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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