Review: could Amoxicillin cause Red face?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 24, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
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, 101 have Red face. See who they are, when they have Red face 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.
Red face (a sudden reddening of the face, neck) (latest reports from 348,103 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, high blood pressure, low density lipoprotein increased, hyperlipidaemia.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 20,903 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 101 people (0.48%) have Red Face.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Red face * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Red face||88.89%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Red face when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Red face||57.52%||42.48% |
Age of people who have Red face when taking Amoxicillin * :
|Red face||1.02%||11.22%||5.10%||3.06%||13.27%||12.24%||22.45%||31.63% |
Severity of Red face when taking Amoxicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Red face||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Red face ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (11 people, 10.89%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 6.93%)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (6 people, 5.94%)
- Lower respiratory tract infection (5 people, 4.95%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 4.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (14 people, 13.86%)
- Ciprofloxacin (12 people, 11.88%)
- Simvastatin (12 people, 11.88%)
- Ibuprofen (10 people, 9.90%)
- Xolair (9 people, 8.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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