Review: could Azithromycin cause Abdominal cramps (Abdominal pain)?
Summary: Abdominal cramps is found among people who take Azithromycin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Yaz, and have Birth control.
We study 10,946 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 438 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 12,354 Azithromycin users)
Abdominal cramps has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,050 Abdominal cramps patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 10,946 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin. Among them, 438 people (4.00%) have Abdominal Cramps.
Time on Azithromycin when people have Abdominal cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal cramps||90.48%||3.17%||3.17%||0.00%||3.17%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Azithromycin * :
|Abdominal cramps||73.20%||26.80% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Azithromycin * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||0.71%||12.53%||18.91%||18.91%||14.66%||12.53%||21.75% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Azithromycin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||50.00%||37.50%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal cramps||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (70 people, 15.98%)
- Pain (50 people, 11.42%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (32 people, 7.31%)
- Asthma (32 people, 7.31%)
- Depression (30 people, 6.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (101 people, 23.06%)
- Yasmin (81 people, 18.49%)
- Albuterol (81 people, 18.49%)
- Prednisone (75 people, 17.12%)
- Prevacid (70 people, 15.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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