Review: could Azithromycin cause Toothache?


Summary

Toothache is found among people who take Azithromycin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer . We study 12,479 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

Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in pneumonia. (latest outcomes from Azithromycin 14,131 users)

Toothache

Toothache (tooth pain) has been reported by people with toothaches, breathing difficulty, chest pain, rashes, abdominal pain upper (latest reports from 9,610 Toothache patients).

On Aug, 18, 2016

12,479 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin.
Among them, 111 people (0.89%) have Toothache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Azithromycin cause Toothache?

Time on Azithromycin when people have Toothache *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Toothache when taking Azithromycin *:

  • female: 48.65 %
  • male: 51.35 %

Age of people who have Toothache when taking Azithromycin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.04 %
  • 20-29: 4.17 %
  • 30-39: 1.04 %
  • 40-49: 1.04 %
  • 50-59: 45.83 %
  • 60+: 46.88 %

Severity if Toothache when taking Azithromycin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Toothache **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypercalcaemia (23 people)
  • Breast Cancer (23 people)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (22 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (18 people)
  • Neoplasm Malignant (14 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (94 people)
  • Taxotere (59 people)
  • Dexamethasone (53 people)
  • Ambien (53 people)
  • Protonix (51 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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