Amoxicillin and Anorexia - from FDA reports
Anorexia is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Anorexia 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.
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On Nov, 28, 2017
36,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 218 people (0.6%) have Anorexia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Anorexia *:
- < 1 month: 88.1 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.9 %
- 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 Anorexia when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 45.02 %
- male: 54.98 %
Age of people who have Anorexia when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.05 %
- 10-19: 7.69 %
- 20-29: 2.05 %
- 30-39: 14.36 %
- 40-49: 10.77 %
- 50-59: 6.67 %
- 60+: 56.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (17 people, 7.80%)
- Helicobacter Infection (15 people, 6.88%)
- Depression (8 people, 3.67%)
- Gastric Ulcer (7 people, 3.21%)
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 2.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (44 people, 20.18%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (37 people, 16.97%)
- Aspirin (37 people, 16.97%)
- Simvastatin (34 people, 15.60%)
- Amlodipine (28 people, 12.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased (90 people, 41.28%)
- Weakness (86 people, 39.45%)
- Nausea (54 people, 24.77%)
- Rashes (47 people, 21.56%)
- Coughing Up Blood (42 people, 19.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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