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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Sleepiness (Drowsiness)?

We study 22,224 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 374 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,121 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.

Sleepiness

Sleepiness (excess sleeping) (latest reports from 494,737 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.

On Oct, 13, 2014: 22,204 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 374 people (1.68%) have Sleepiness.

Trend of Sleepiness in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Sleepiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sleepiness90.24%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.44%7.32%

Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Sleepiness46.83%53.17%

Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sleepiness1.20%9.01%5.71%7.21%8.11%18.62%19.52%30.63%

Severity of Sleepiness when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sleepiness50.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sleepiness0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (28 people, 7.49%)
  2. Depression (27 people, 7.22%)
  3. Blood cholesterol (24 people, 6.42%)
  4. Pain in jaw (24 people, 6.42%)
  5. Feeling cold (20 people, 5.35%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (61 people, 16.31%)
  2. Neurontin (59 people, 15.78%)
  3. Lipitor (49 people, 13.10%)
  4. Zometa (48 people, 12.83%)
  5. Protonix (48 people, 12.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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