Review: could Azithromycin cause Upset stomach?
We study 10,919 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 692 have Upset stomach. Find out below who they are, when they have Upset stomach and more.
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Azithromycin (latest outcomes from 12,319 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Upset stomach (latest reports from 810,638 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 10,917 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin. Among them, 692 people (6.34%) have Upset Stomach. They amount to 0.08% of all the 859,571 people who have Upset Stomach on eHealthMe.
Time on Azithromycin when people have Upset stomach * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Upset stomach||86.11%||2.08%||3.47%||4.17%||0.69%||1.39%||2.08% |
Gender of people who have Upset stomach when taking Azithromycin * :
|Upset stomach||67.75%||32.25% |
Age of people who have Upset stomach when taking Azithromycin * :
|Upset stomach||0.30%||4.57%||12.35%||22.41%||9.45%||19.05%||10.82%||21.04% |
Severity of Upset stomach when taking Azithromycin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Upset stomach||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Upset stomach ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Upset stomach||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (79 people, 11.42%)
- Pain (72 people, 10.40%)
- Hiv infection (66 people, 9.54%)
- Depression (45 people, 6.50%)
- Anxiety (33 people, 4.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (124 people, 17.92%)
- Albuterol (114 people, 16.47%)
- Yaz (108 people, 15.61%)
- Prednisone (107 people, 15.46%)
- Ibuprofen (101 people, 14.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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