Review: could Augmentin Xr cause Loose Bowel Movements?


Loose bowel movements is found among people who take Augmentin Xr, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Sinusitis . We study 274 people who have side effects while taking Augmentin xr from FDA and social media. Among them, 41 have Loose bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose bowel movements and more.

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Augmentin Xr

Augmentin xr has active ingredients of amoxicillin; clavulanate potassium. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Augmentin xr 425 users)

Loose Bowel Movements

Loose bowel movements (weak bowel movement) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,431 Loose bowel movements patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

274 people reported to have side effects when taking Augmentin Xr.
Among them, 41 people (14.96%) have Loose Bowel Movements

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Augmentin xr cause Loose bowel movements?

Time on Augmentin Xr when people have Loose Bowel Movements *:

  • < 1 month: 83.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.17 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.17 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Loose Bowel Movements when taking Augmentin Xr *:

  • female: 58.97 %
  • male: 41.03 %

Age of people who have Loose Bowel Movements when taking Augmentin Xr *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.88 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 20.59 %
  • 40-49: 17.65 %
  • 50-59: 20.59 %
  • 60+: 35.29 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Sinusitis (6 people, 14.63%)
  • Infection (4 people, 9.76%)
  • Cellulitis (3 people, 7.32%)
  • Acute Sinusitis (3 people, 7.32%)
  • Pain Management (2 people, 4.88%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vicodin (4 people, 9.76%)
  • Lipitor (4 people, 9.76%)
  • Rocephin (3 people, 7.32%)
  • Prednisone (3 people, 7.32%)
  • Furosemide (2 people, 4.88%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vomiting (11 people, 26.83%)
  • Abdominal Pain Upper (8 people, 19.51%)
  • Nausea (7 people, 17.07%)
  • Dizziness (6 people, 14.63%)
  • Dyspepsia (5 people, 12.20%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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