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Review: could Penicillin cause Confusion?

Summary: Confusion is reported only by a few people who take Penicillin.

We study 1,434 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

Penicillin has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 1,810 Penicillin users)

Confusion

Confusion has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 36,466 Confusion patients)

On Jan, 4, 2015: 1,434 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin. Among them, 3 people (0.21%) have Confusion.

Trend of Confusion in Penicillin reports

Time on Penicillin when people have Confusion * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Penicillin * :

FemaleMale
Confusion0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Confusion when taking Penicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Confusion0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%75.00%

Severity of Confusion when taking Penicillin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Confusion ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Muscle twitching (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Loxen lp (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Penicillin g potassium (2 people, 66.67%)
  3. Novantrone (2 people, 66.67%)
  4. Vepesid (2 people, 66.67%)
  5. Zolpidem (2 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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