Azithromycin and Rectal bleeding - from FDA reports


Rectal bleeding is reported only by a few people who take Azithromycin. We study 17,267 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA. Among them, 5 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.

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On May, 12, 2017

17,267 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin.
Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Rectal Bleeding

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Azithromycin cause Rectal bleeding?

Gender of people who have Rectal Bleeding when taking Azithromycin *:

  • female: 20 %
  • male: 80 %

Age of people who have Rectal Bleeding when taking Azithromycin *:

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

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Stavudine (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Norvir (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Metoclopramide (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Cefuroxime Axetil (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Agenerase (1 person, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Peritoneal Haemorrhage (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Hypotension (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Hepatomegaly (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Dermatitis Contact (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Colitis Ischaemic (1 person, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Rectal bleeding when taking Azithromycin?


Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Azithromycin 19,421 users)

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