Review: could Amoxicillin cause Muscle pain?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 20,922 people who take Amoxicillin. Among them, 490 have Muscle pain. See who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,036 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection, sinusitis. Commonly reported side effects of Amoxicillin include pain exacerbated, pain, stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated, fever.
Muscle pain (muscle pain) (latest reports from 495,234 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 20,922 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 490 people (2.34%) have Muscle Pain.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Muscle pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle pain||95.06%||4.94%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Muscle pain||65.16%||34.84% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Muscle pain||1.17%||1.17%||8.90%||11.94%||8.20%||18.74%||18.27%||31.62% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (55 people, 11.22%)
- Depression (33 people, 6.73%)
- Pain (25 people, 5.10%)
- Anxiety (23 people, 4.69%)
- Prophylaxis (18 people, 3.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (121 people, 24.69%)
- Aspirin (95 people, 19.39%)
- Aredia (71 people, 14.49%)
- Celebrex (66 people, 13.47%)
- Ambien (63 people, 12.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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