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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Sore throat?





Summary: Sore throat is reported only by a few people who take Amoxicillin.

We study 22,244 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Sore throat. Find out below who they are, when they have Sore throat and more.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 24,153 users)

Sore throat

Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) has been reported by people with depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Sore throat 3,030 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 22,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 41 people (0.18%) have Sore Throat.

Trend of Sore throat in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Sore throat * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sore throat100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Sore throat when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Sore throat57.50%42.50%

Age of people who have Sore throat when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sore throat0.00%5.13%12.82%7.69%15.38%23.08%12.82%23.08%

Severity of Sore throat when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sore throat0.00%71.43%28.57%0.00%

How people recovered from Sore throat ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sore throat0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Strep throat (2 people, 4.88%)
  2. Adjustment disorder with mixed anxiety and depressed mood (1 people, 2.44%)
  3. Vaginitis bacterial (1 people, 2.44%)
  4. Lyme disease (1 people, 2.44%)
  5. Runny nose (1 people, 2.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (4 people, 9.76%)
  2. Biaxin (4 people, 9.76%)
  3. Lamictal (4 people, 9.76%)
  4. Zithromax (3 people, 7.32%)
  5. Clarithromycin (3 people, 7.32%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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