Review: could Penicillin cause Bone and joint pain (Joint pain)?
Summary: Bone and joint pain is found among people who take Penicillin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Penicillin v potassium, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 1,436 people who have side effects while taking Penicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain and more.
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Penicillin has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 1,811 Penicillin users)
Bone and joint pain
Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 118,838 Bone and joint pain patients)
On Feb, 24, 2015: 1,436 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin. Among them, 24 people (1.67%) have Bone And Joint Pain.
Time on Penicillin when people have Bone and joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Penicillin * :
|Bone and joint pain||20.83%||79.17% |
Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Penicillin * :
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||4.55%||13.64%||0.00%||27.27%||9.09%||45.45% |
Severity of Bone and joint pain when taking Penicillin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bone and joint pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (6 people, 25.00%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (6 people, 25.00%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 25.00%)
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (2 people, 8.33%)
- Angina pectoris (1 people, 4.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Penicillin v potassium (19 people, 79.17%)
- Lortab (14 people, 58.33%)
- Flagyl (12 people, 50.00%)
- Interferon (9 people, 37.50%)
- Montelukast sodium (9 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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