Azithromycin and Upset stomach - from FDA reports
Upset stomach 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 Prednisone, and have Hiv infection. This review analyzes which people have Upset stomach with Azithromycin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,267 people who have side effects when taking Azithromycin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 29, 2017
17,267 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin.
Among them, 989 people (5.73%) have Upset Stomach
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Azithromycin when people have Upset Stomach *:
- < 1 month: 89.13 %
- 1 - 6 months: 1.63 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.8 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.17 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.54 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.09 %
- 10+ years: 1.63 %
Gender of people who have Upset Stomach when taking Azithromycin *:
- female: 66.77 %
- male: 33.23 %
Age of people who have Upset Stomach when taking Azithromycin *:
- 0-1: 0.37 %
- 2-9: 4.42 %
- 10-19: 11.41 %
- 20-29: 18.16 %
- 30-39: 11.04 %
- 40-49: 15.95 %
- 50-59: 13.13 %
- 60+: 25.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hiv Infection (70 people, 7.08%)
- Pain (67 people, 6.77%)
- Birth Control (66 people, 6.67%)
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 3.84%)
- Depression (37 people, 3.74%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (126 people, 12.74%)
- Aspirin (113 people, 11.43%)
- Albuterol (104 people, 10.52%)
- Lorazepam (101 people, 10.21%)
- Ibuprofen (101 people, 10.21%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (568 people, 57.43%)
- Diarrhea (308 people, 31.14%)
- Pain (191 people, 19.31%)
- Breathing Difficulty (186 people, 18.81%)
- Weakness (178 people, 18.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Azithromycin 19,421 users)
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