Azithromycin and Tendon rupture - from FDA reports


Summary

Tendon rupture 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 Zestril, and have Neoplasm malignant . We study 17,210 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA. Among them, 41 have Tendon rupture. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendon rupture and more.

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Azithromycin

Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Azithromycin 19,332 users)

Tendon Rupture

Tendon rupture (tear of tendon) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, sinusitis, high blood cholesterol, bronchitis, urinary tract infection (latest reports from 9,049 Tendon rupture patients).

On Feb, 06, 2017

17,210 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin.
Among them, 41 people (0.24%) have Tendon Rupture


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Azithromycin cause Tendon rupture?

Time on Azithromycin when people have Tendon Rupture *:

  • < 1 month: 85.71 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Tendon Rupture when taking Azithromycin *:

  • female: 51.22 %
  • male: 48.78 %

Age of people who have Tendon Rupture when taking Azithromycin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 10 %
  • 40-49: 15 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Neoplasm Malignant (12 people, 29.27%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (8 people, 19.51%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (7 people, 17.07%)
  • High Blood Pressure (6 people, 14.63%)
  • Allergic Sinusitis (6 people, 14.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zestril (20 people, 48.78%)
  • Albuterol (16 people, 39.02%)
  • Lisinopril (15 people, 36.59%)
  • Advair Diskus 100/50 (15 people, 36.59%)
  • Percocet (14 people, 34.15%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (23 people, 56.10%)
  • Joint Pain (20 people, 48.78%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (16 people, 39.02%)
  • Weakness (15 people, 36.59%)
  • Injury (15 people, 36.59%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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