Amoxicillin and Headaches - from FDA reports
Headaches 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 Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Headaches 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, 21, 2017
36,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 1,644 people (4.49%) have Headaches
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Headaches *:
- < 1 month: 78.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.81 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.49 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.49 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.49 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.45 %
- 10+ years: 3.94 %
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 66.29 %
- male: 33.71 %
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.22 %
- 2-9: 2.24 %
- 10-19: 8.94 %
- 20-29: 7.68 %
- 30-39: 10.21 %
- 40-49: 17.66 %
- 50-59: 23.17 %
- 60+: 29.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (104 people, 6.33%)
- Metastases To Bone (86 people, 5.23%)
- High Blood Pressure (85 people, 5.17%)
- Depression (73 people, 4.44%)
- Stress And Anxiety (72 people, 4.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (321 people, 19.53%)
- Aredia (220 people, 13.38%)
- Prilosec (211 people, 12.83%)
- Vicodin (174 people, 10.58%)
- Aspirin (171 people, 10.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (485 people, 29.50%)
- Nausea (478 people, 29.08%)
- Stress And Anxiety (468 people, 28.47%)
- Fatigue (468 people, 28.47%)
- Back Pain (409 people, 24.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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