Review: could Augmentin '125' cause Pancytopenia?


Summary

Pancytopenia is found among people who take Augmentin '125', especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aredia, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 10,403 people who have side effects while taking Augmentin '125' from FDA and social media. Among them, 324 have Pancytopenia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancytopenia and more.

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Augmentin '125'

Augmentin '125' has active ingredients of amoxicillin; clavulanate potassium. It is often used in bronchitis. (latest outcomes from Augmentin '125' 10,447 users)

Pancytopenia

Pancytopenia (medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets) has been reported by people with death, acute kidney failure, agranulocytosis, sepsis, febrile neutropenia (latest reports from 29,279 Pancytopenia patients).

On Aug, 19, 2016

10,403 people reported to have side effects when taking Augmentin '125'.
Among them, 324 people (3.11%) have Pancytopenia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Augmentin '125' cause Pancytopenia?

Time on Augmentin '125' when people have Pancytopenia *:

  • < 1 month: 97.3 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 2.7 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Pancytopenia when taking Augmentin '125' *:

  • female: 39.49 %
  • male: 60.51 %

Age of people who have Pancytopenia when taking Augmentin '125' *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.05 %
  • 10-19: 3.77 %
  • 20-29: 2.4 %
  • 30-39: 1.71 %
  • 40-49: 11.64 %
  • 50-59: 22.26 %
  • 60+: 56.16 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (95 people)
  • Hypertension (21 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (12 people)
  • Nausea (11 people)
  • Depression (11 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aredia (132 people)
  • Zometa (125 people)
  • Thalidomide (85 people)
  • Decadron (82 people)
  • Protonix (81 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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