Review: could Penicillin cause Confusion?
Summary: Confusion could be caused by Penicillin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Loxen lp, and have Muscle twitching.
We study 1,409 people who have side effects while taking Penicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion and more.
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Penicillin (latest outcomes from 1,783 users) has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection.
Confusion (latest reports from 191,794 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 1,376 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin. Among them, 3 people (0.22%) have Confusion. They amount to 0.00% of all the 191,653 people who have Confusion on eHealthMe.
Time on Penicillin when people have Confusion * :
Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Penicillin * :
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Penicillin * :
Severity of Confusion when taking Penicillin ** :
How people recovered from Confusion ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Muscle twitching (1 people, 33.33%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Loxen lp (2 people, 66.67%)
- Penicillin g potassium (2 people, 66.67%)
- Novantrone (2 people, 66.67%)
- Vepesid (2 people, 66.67%)
- Zolpidem (2 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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