Review: could Amoxicillin cause Palpitations?
We study 22,204 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 355 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,111 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 314,612 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 22,201 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 355 people (1.60%) have Palpitations. They amount to 0.11% of all the 314,505 people who have Palpitations on eHealthMe.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Palpitations * :
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Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Amoxicillin * :
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How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (23 people, 6.48%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 5.35%)
- Depression (15 people, 4.23%)
- Pain (14 people, 3.94%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (11 people, 3.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (123 people, 34.65%)
- Aspirin (99 people, 27.89%)
- Levaquin (77 people, 21.69%)
- Lisinopril (75 people, 21.13%)
- Prilosec (70 people, 19.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 months ago):
the heart palpitations start within a few minutes after taking a 400mg. dose of liquid amoxicillan. Dosage prescribed is 400mg/1tsp 3 times daily. Heart palpitations continue throughout day although are less severe than right after taking a dose of the amoxicillan.
From this study (2 years ago):
Been on the antibiotics and tramadol for 3 days now.
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