Review: could Azithromycin cause Toothache?
Summary: Toothache could be caused by Azithromycin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Neoplasm malignant.
We study 10,896 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 111 have Toothache. Find out below who they are, when they have Toothache and more.
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Azithromycin (latest outcomes from 12,294 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Azithromycin include pain exacerbated, pain, nausea aggravated, nausea, stress and anxiety.
Toothache (tooth pain) (latest reports from 77,425 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, multiple myeloma, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 10,759 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin. Among them, 111 people (1.03%) have Toothache. They amount to 0.14% of all the 77,249 people who have Toothache on eHealthMe.
Time on Azithromycin when people have Toothache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Toothache when taking Azithromycin * :
Age of people who have Toothache when taking Azithromycin * :
Severity of Toothache when taking Azithromycin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Toothache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neoplasm malignant (23 people, 20.72%)
- Breast cancer (22 people, 19.82%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (22 people, 19.82%)
- Hypercalcaemia (22 people, 19.82%)
- Metastases to bone (16 people, 14.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (100 people, 90.09%)
- Taxotere (57 people, 51.35%)
- Ambien (51 people, 45.95%)
- Protonix (51 people, 45.95%)
- Dexamethasone (50 people, 45.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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one dose of Azithromycin taken and my eyes felt weird; stiff, gritty, gone by the next day. Haven't taken any more since
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