Amoxicillin and Anaphylaxis - from FDA reports
Anaphylaxis is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Lower respiratory tract infection. This review analyzes which people have Anaphylaxis with Amoxicillin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36,627 people who have side effects when taking Amoxicillin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Nov, 23, 2017
36,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 578 people (1.58%) have Anaphylaxis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Anaphylaxis *:
- < 1 month: 98.64 %
- 1 - 6 months: 1.36 %
- 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 Anaphylaxis when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 58.16 %
- male: 41.84 %
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.21 %
- 2-9: 2.09 %
- 10-19: 3.34 %
- 20-29: 4.59 %
- 30-39: 9.6 %
- 40-49: 15.03 %
- 50-59: 21.71 %
- 60+: 43.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Lower Respiratory Tract Infection (30 people, 5.19%)
- High Blood Pressure (21 people, 3.63%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (14 people, 2.42%)
- Toothaches (13 people, 2.25%)
- Bronchitis (13 people, 2.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (29 people, 5.02%)
- Prednisolone (27 people, 4.67%)
- Clarithromycin (26 people, 4.50%)
- Furosemide (24 people, 4.15%)
- Lisinopril (22 people, 3.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (81 people, 14.01%)
- Hypotension (77 people, 13.32%)
- Breathing Difficulty (64 people, 11.07%)
- Urticaria (53 people, 9.17%)
- Itching (45 people, 7.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Want to find out more about the FDA reports used in the study? You can request them from FDA.
Do you have Anaphylaxis when taking Amoxicillin?
- Check symptoms - is anaphylaxis caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsAnaphylaxis and drugs with ingredients of amoxicillin.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeAnaphylaxis and Amoxicillin from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 39,680 users)
Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) has been reported by people with asthma, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, preventive health care (latest reports from 44,956 Anaphylaxis patients).
Browse all side effects of Amoxicillina b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with AnaphylaxisAnaphylaxis
Could your condition cause AnaphylaxisAnaphylaxis
What would happen?
Questions to the study
I took Avelox and within about 15 minutes went into anaphylactic shock. I first had itchy, burning eyes and went into the bathroom, looked in the mirror and saw that my eyes were so red I looked like the devil! At that point my arms and legs were itching and I noticed they were very swollen. I ...
After anaphylaxis 9 months ago, have lost most of my teeth by decay at root and crowns fracturing off. Im 67 and poor with no dental ins. Cannot eat, constant fever and swollen glands. My dental health was good prior to respiratory arrest and life support. Any help out there?
Been running a fever for 2 weeks now. Very high at first 104.4 but has dropped down to low grade since taking amoxicillin for a week. During day, no fever, but the low grade fever comes at night. I have a dull pain in my shoulder - possibly a muscle spasm, but it has started traveling down my ...
User reviews to the study
I had taken antibiotic containing Amoxicyllin (2 times 3 days) in July 2016 for a Throat infection. I started having GERD symptoms from Oct-Nov 2016. Learnt from various forums that Amoxicyllin can cause GERD, hence wanted to know more on how to recover from it and want to know success stories.
Hey all! I've recently started taking Amoxicillin for an ear infection. Today I was out in the sun for about 6 hours (with sunscreen) and was left with a bright red, extremely painful burn. The pain is almost unbearable, and I am unsure as to what I can do besides applying liberal amounts of ...
Ive been taking Naproxen on and off for arthritis since Oct 14. Had my first mini shock in July 15. The last really bad shock was end of March 17. Ive now stopped taking it as was suspecting Naproxen was the cause. How long will it take to leave my system, if at all? Now on Fexofenedine for ...
I had a uti and was prescribed macrobid and upon taking my second pill I had an anaphylactic reaction. My tongue, throat and face swelled, I had extreme itching in the palms of my hands and soles of my feet. I went to the ER.
I am a CKD patient recently underwent bypass surgery. I am on medicine and dialysis thrice weekly. Now I am having caugh and the sputum has changed to yellow. My chest is clear. I was wondering if Amoxicillin could be taken with all this medication.