Augmentin and Numbness and tingling - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Numbness and tingling is found among people who take Augmentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Augmentin and have Numbness and tingling. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 37,861 people who have side effects when taking Augmentin from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Nov, 04, 2022

37,861 people reported to have side effects when taking Augmentin.
Among them, 33 people (0.09%) have Numbness and tingling.

What is Augmentin?

Augmentin has active ingredients of amoxicillin; clavulanate potassium. It is often used in sinusitis. eHealthMe is studying from 39,130 Augmentin users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Numbness and tingling?

Numbness and tingling (unusual prickling sensations) is found to be associated with 2,002 drugs and 1,690 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Augmentin and Numbness and tingling reports submitted per year:

Could Augmentin cause Numbness and tingling?

Time on Augmentin when people have Numbness and tingling *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 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 Numbness and tingling when taking Augmentin *:

  • female: 87.5 %
  • male: 12.5 %

Age of people who have Numbness and tingling when taking Augmentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 26.67 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 16.67 %
  • 50-59: 50.0 %
  • 60+: 6.67 %

Common drugs people take besides Augmentin *:

  1. Levaquin: 17 people, 51.52%
  2. Aredia: 16 people, 48.48%
  3. Protonix: 16 people, 48.48%
  4. Vancomycin: 16 people, 48.48%
  5. Zometa: 16 people, 48.48%
  6. Rocephin: 16 people, 48.48%
  7. Lasix: 15 people, 45.45%
  8. Peridex: 15 people, 45.45%
  9. Prilosec: 15 people, 45.45%
  10. Nexium: 14 people, 42.42%

Common side effects people have besides Numbness and tingling *:

  1. Pain: 26 people, 78.79%
  2. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation): 24 people, 72.73%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 24 people, 72.73%
  4. Pneumonia: 18 people, 54.55%
  5. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 17 people, 51.52%
  6. Osteomyelitis (infection of bone): 17 people, 51.52%
  7. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 17 people, 51.52%
  8. Pain In Jaw: 16 people, 48.48%
  9. Cellulitis (infection under the skin): 16 people, 48.48%
  10. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 16 people, 48.48%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 13 people, 39.39%
  2. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue): 13 people, 39.39%
  3. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 11 people, 33.33%
  4. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 3 people, 9.09%
  5. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 2 people, 6.06%
  6. Pleural Disorder: 1 person, 3.03%
  7. Pain: 1 person, 3.03%
  8. Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour): 1 person, 3.03%
  9. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 1 person, 3.03%
  10. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 1 person, 3.03%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Augmentin and have Numbness and tingling?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on amoxicillin; clavulanate potassium (the active ingredients of Augmentin) and Augmentin (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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