Review: could Penicillin cause Red Face?


Red face is reported only by a few people who take Penicillin. We study 788 people who have side effects while taking Penicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Red face. Find out below who they are, when they have Red face and more.

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Penicillin has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Penicillin 2,501 users)

Red Face

Red face has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 67,546 Red face patients).

On Sep, 21, 2016

788 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin.
Among them, 4 people (0.51%) have Red Face

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Penicillin cause Red face?

Gender of people who have Red Face when taking Penicillin *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Red Face when taking Penicillin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 33.33 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Streptococcal Infection (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Impaired Healing (1 person, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tecfidera (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Ultravist 300 (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Tyrosine (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Effexor Xr (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Baclofen (1 person, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Urticaria (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Urticaria Nos (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Exposure Via Body Fluid (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Dehydration (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Arthritis (1 person, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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