Amoxicillin and Pseudotumor cerebri - from FDA reports
Pseudotumor cerebri is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyrtec, and have Metastases to bone. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 44,069 people who have side effects when taking Amoxicillin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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44,069 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 27 people (0.06%) have Pseudotumor cerebri
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Pseudotumor cerebri *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pseudotumor cerebri when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 92.31 %
- male: 7.69 %
Age of people who have Pseudotumor cerebri when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 5 %
- 2-9: 5 %
- 10-19: 25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer Metastatic: 6 people, 22.22%
- Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 6 people, 22.22%
- Acne (skin problems that cause pimples): 4 people, 14.81%
- Birth Control: 4 people, 14.81%
- Headache (pain in head): 1 person, 3.70%
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyrtec: 7 people, 25.93%
- Aredia: 6 people, 22.22%
- Bextra: 6 people, 22.22%
- Celebrex: 6 people, 22.22%
- Zometa: 6 people, 22.22%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Injury: 12 people, 44.44%
- Migraine (headache): 12 people, 44.44%
- Pain: 10 people, 37.04%
- Chest Pain: 9 people, 33.33%
- Papilloedema (optic disc swelling): 8 people, 29.63%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
FDA reports used in this study
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You are not alone:
Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 47,125 users)
Pseudotumor cerebri (increased pressure within the brain in the absence of a tumour) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, acute promyelocytic leukaemia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 3,254 Pseudotumor cerebri patients).
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