Augmentin and Pruritus - from FDA reports
Pruritus is found among people who take Augmentin, 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 Pruritus with Augmentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,527 people who have side effects when taking Augmentin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 21, 2017
25,527 people reported to have side effects when taking Augmentin.
Among them, 1,244 people (4.87%) have Pruritus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Augmentin when people have Pruritus *:
- < 1 month: 96.66 %
- 1 - 6 months: 2.9 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.15 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pruritus when taking Augmentin *:
- female: 58.76 %
- male: 41.24 %
Age of people who have Pruritus when taking Augmentin *:
- 0-1: 0.27 %
- 2-9: 2.99 %
- 10-19: 3.44 %
- 20-29: 5.8 %
- 30-39: 11.5 %
- 40-49: 14.04 %
- 50-59: 17.93 %
- 60+: 44.02 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (52 people, 4.18%)
- Preventive Health Care (44 people, 3.54%)
- High Blood Pressure (39 people, 3.14%)
- Multiple Myeloma (34 people, 2.73%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (24 people, 1.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (79 people, 6.35%)
- Lasix (78 people, 6.27%)
- Nexium (72 people, 5.79%)
- Aredia (67 people, 5.39%)
- Aspirin (65 people, 5.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (444 people, 35.69%)
- Fever (202 people, 16.24%)
- Fatigue (163 people, 13.10%)
- Nausea (148 people, 11.90%)
- Breathing Difficulty (139 people, 11.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
How long after stopping will the itching stop? Has been 5 days is no way as bad or often seems to be less every day, was horrible when taking. Would think after 5 days any side effect should be gone completely.
User reviews to the study
I have been on Tamsulosin for almost 10 months. However, I have noticed in the last few weeks of itching. I have also noticed some rashes in my scrap. I just took a dose tonight and started noticing this weard sensation and feeling as if ants are crawling over me. I took a Benadryl to help ...
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