Review: could Amoxicillin cause Sleepiness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 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, 374 have Sleepiness. See who they are, when they have Sleepiness 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.
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) (latest reports from 483,788 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 20,903 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 364 people (1.74%) have Sleepiness.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Sleepiness * :
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Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Amoxicillin * :
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Amoxicillin * :
Severity of Sleepiness when taking Amoxicillin ** :
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How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (28 people, 7.69%)
- Depression (27 people, 7.42%)
- Pain in jaw (24 people, 6.59%)
- Blood cholesterol (24 people, 6.59%)
- Feeling cold (20 people, 5.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (60 people, 16.48%)
- Neurontin (59 people, 16.21%)
- Lipitor (49 people, 13.46%)
- Protonix (48 people, 13.19%)
- Zometa (47 people, 12.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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