Review: could Doxycycline Hyclate cause Swallowing Difficulty?


Swallowing difficulty is found among people who take Doxycycline Hyclate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Acne . We study 2,143 people who have side effects while taking Doxycycline hyclate from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Swallowing difficulty. Find out below who they are, when they have Swallowing difficulty and more.

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Doxycycline Hyclate

Doxycycline hyclate has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Doxycycline hyclate 2,759 users)

Swallowing Difficulty

Swallowing difficulty has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, drug ineffective, back pain, diarrhea (latest reports from 42,048 Swallowing difficulty patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

2,143 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxycycline Hyclate.
Among them, 25 people (1.17%) have Swallowing Difficulty

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Doxycycline hyclate cause Swallowing difficulty?

Time on Doxycycline Hyclate when people have Swallowing Difficulty *:

  • < 1 month: 90 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10 %
  • 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 Swallowing Difficulty when taking Doxycycline Hyclate *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Swallowing Difficulty when taking Doxycycline Hyclate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 14.29 %
  • 30-39: 9.52 %
  • 40-49: 9.52 %
  • 50-59: 28.57 %
  • 60+: 38.1 %

Severity if Swallowing Difficulty when taking Doxycycline Hyclate **:

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

How people recovered from Swallowing Difficulty **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pneumonia (2 people)
  • Insomnia (2 people)
  • Hypertension (2 people)
  • Bronchospasm (2 people)
  • Acne (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Simvastatin (3 people)
  • Plavix (3 people)
  • Diazepam (3 people)
  • Azithromycin (3 people)
  • Albuterol (3 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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