Amoxicillin Side Effects

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  1. link Esoteric
    Amoxicillin wisdom teeth, vicodin, stomach, headache, sleep
    Been taking amoxicillin for a little over a week now for extracted wisdom teeth and hate it. Second day I got. The worst headache I've ever gotten. Just like everyone else, the pain was behind my eyes. After the 5th day or so, I started getting a pai - 62% more...
    Esoteric- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Amoxicillin
  2. link Crosschris
    Started 500ml three times a day for a chest infection almost a week ago don,t feel brilliant tired pain behind my eyes and my chest is still quite bad.
    Crosschris- over a year ago
  3. link Amici
    Infected upper teeth extraction
    Was started on 500mg Amoxicillin 3 days before extraction and continued after extracton 3 x a day for a dose of 21 total. 2 days after oral surgery, got chills, sore throat, gland in neck sore, aggravated my anxiety disorder with a whoosh of dizzines - 60% more...
    Amici- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  4. link Skypants
    Stomach pains
    Started it for ulcers yesterday. Are upper stomach pains normal? They're worse than I've had before, but its off and on
    Skypants- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Amoxicillin
  5. link Ericherry
    I have taken my first capsule of Amoxicillin of a course of 21 after a wisdom tooth extraction this morning and I too am suffering upper stomach cramping and can hear and feel a lot of gurgling noises, twisting pain and sharp cramping from time to ti - 57% more...
    Ericherry- over a year ago
  6. link Ayandpee
    Severe depression when on amixcillin
    I was aware before that antibiotics lowered my mood but this was dismissed by all doctors. I am now on Germentin (amoxcillin and clavulanic acid) 250mg/125mg 3 times per day for 5 days for a swolen lymph node in my groin caused by a laceration to the - 70% more...
    Ayandpee- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Amoxicillin
  7. link Mtndog
    Hi there- As someone who has been on a LOT of antibiotics (I have late stage Lyme disease), I can tell you that yes. It could be Amox. Different medications affect everyone differently. Depression is not a listed side effect, but there ius anecdotal - 46% more...
    Mtndog- over a year ago
  8. link Cimpeni13

    I have bronchitis too and am taking the same thing an having the exact same experience with it I'm so glad I found this because I was so depressed and I'm glad now I know it's due to the antibiotic I also had horrible nightmares and can't sleep at al - 34% more...
    Cimpeni13- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  9. link Freddyhelp
    how long does it take to clear body system of amoxicillin 500mg 3x day
    took one day of doxycyline (200mg) followed by 6 days amoxicillin 500 mg 3 x day. switched to amoxicillin because doxycyline gave me such nighmare and aches. Survived amoxicillin accept if I tried to do anything made me ache all over. Now 39 hours la - 55% more...
    Freddyhelp- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  10. link Cjpryor01
    Amoxicillin wisdom tooth extractions, deep sleep, lethargy, amoxil, healing process
    I was prescribed amoxil under the direction of my dentist due to two wisdom tooth extractions. I have 21 pills that are to be taken 3 a day for 7 days. A little background, i am 27, black male, healthy, and with no known allergies to medications. I'v - 69% more...
    Cjpryor01- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  11. link Alixsandra
    missed dose
    what should I do, I missed my mid afternoon dose, I took it at 8:30 pm instead of 3pm, my next regularly scheduled dose would be at 11 pm, what should I do?
    Alixsandra- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  12. link Jtnarlin
    Amoxicillin severe sunburn, tooth infection, sunburn, pharmacist, dentist
    My dentist prescribed 500 mg of Amoxicillin four times a day for a tooth infection. Subsequently I suffered severe sunburn although this is not listed as a likely side effect on the pharmacist's handout. My GP reduced the dosage toe 250 mg in light o - 36% more...
    Jtnarlin- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  13. link Yesenia
    Amoxicillin groin lymph nodes, swollen groin lymph nodes, mild diarrhea, amoxycillin, third day
    This is the third day on amoxicillin; I was prescribed this for swollen groin lymph nodes that made me unable to walk. The swelling and soreness has dramatically decreased, and I'm able to walk now, even though not 100%, but much better. I have horri - 47% more...
    Yesenia- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Amoxicillin
  14. link Ruralex
    Sounds like you're having an allergic reaction to amoxicillin. Call your doctor.
    Ruralex- over a year ago
  15. link Chatkat23
    Amoxicillin middle ear infection, extreme fatigue, vivid dreams, night sweats, drugs
    I was diagnosed on Friday with a severe middle ear infection. They put me on 875 mg twice a day for a 10 day cycle. It seemed like a really high prescription but I'm going with it. I haven't really noticed a change in my ear yet. It's still very heav - 52% more...
    Chatkat23- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Amoxicillin
  16. link Behappy
    Yes amoxicillin gives fatigue, dizziness, vomiting when it interacts with certain drugs like Chloramphenicol, Estrogen and few other drugs. You can find the details on the same drug at
    Behappy- over a year ago
  17. link Mumov2
    Amoxicillin short of breath, panic attack, itis, hyperactivity, night time
    habe taken these tablets on and off all my life for various infections and never suffered any side effects up until this course i am on at the minute.about half hour from taking the 1st tablet i felt short of breath,couldn't seem to catch my breath f - 72% more...
    Mumov2- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  18. link Bb1
    Amoxicillin itchy balls
    I have itchy balls.
    Bb1- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  19. link Rosebob
    Amoxicillin vivid dreams, flashbacks, half an hour, couple of days, antibiotics
    Just about to finish 7 days of Amoxicillin 500mg 3 times a day to clear an infection in my gum prior to a tooth being extracted next week. The pain was eased after a couple of days, but I've had really vivid dreams all week. Last night I had the wors - 56% more...
    Rosebob- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  20. link Ninjabob97
    Amoxicillin suicidal thoughts, ear infection, depression
    I started a course of Amoxicillin for an ear infection, 250mg 3x a day for 5 days. After day 1 I started to feel really, really tired and nothing interested me. By the end of day 5 I was having depression and suicidal thoughts. It's over a month late - 15% more...
    Ninjabob97- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  21. link Barry5934
    Amoxicillin oral thrush, paracetomol, gargling, sore throat, untill
    have side effects every time i take amoxicillin, starts with a slight sore throat and gets worse and worse as each day goes by doctors say its severe oral thrush,so i start on the anti fungals as soon as i start a course of amoxicillin but it cannot - 65% more...
    Barry5934- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  22. link Farhanahmed11
    Amoxicillin back doctor, leg pain, benadryl, urticaria, family doctor
    My son was on Amoxicillin for about 7 days than he started to get rashes/hives all over his body, it would go away sometimes and than come back. Doctor took him off Amoxicillin and had him stay on Benadryl but didn't help. He than got a fever and his - 74% more...
    Farhanahmed11- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Amoxicillin
  23. link Farhanahmed11
    After a week his blood results came back and found out it had nothing to do with Amoxicillin but allergies. But my is allergic to Milk, Eggs and Wheat flour along with dust and pollen. Every time now that he eats any of the above items especially Mil - 21% more...
    Farhanahmed11- over a year ago
  24. link Farhanahmed11
    After a week of side effects and 2 stops to the ER must son is finally doing a lot better. The last fews days his condition got worse with contiued hives, rashes, right heel was hurting and than just few days ago his knee got swollen and he couldn't - 67% more...
    Farhanahmed11- over a year ago
  25. link Damndeity
    Amoxicillin severe abdominal cramps, cellulitis, antibiotic, diarrhea, nausea
    So yeah I've been on this antibiotic for about 5 days and I had to stop due to severe abdominal cramps,diarrhea,weight loss(12lbs in 5 days),and intense nausea.I'm really happy to have found this site because I thought it must of been something else - 63% more...
    Damndeity- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin
  26. link Cincybp
    Amoxicillin knee replacement, medicate, dental procedures, drug of choice, gums
    Have to "pre medicate" for dental and other procedures that can allow infection in...due to knee replacement. The drug of choice is amoxicillin. Have had a LOT of it lately and am experiencing tender, achey gums. Stopped taking it after fin - 20% more...
    Cincybp- over a year ago - in Amoxicillin