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Oxycontin vs Ms Contin for a male patient aged 34

Summary: 3,644 male patients aged 34 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Oxycontin vs Ms Contin for a male aged 34. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Oxycontin (latest outcomes from 42,298 users) has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.

Ms contin (latest outcomes from 8,257 users) has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain.

On Feb, 28, 2015: 3,645 male patients aged 30 who take the same drugs are studied in Oxycontin vs Ms Contin

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male30Pain

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Oxycontin oxycodone hydrochloridePurdue Pharma Lp
Ms Contin morphine sulfatePurdue Pharma Lp

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 30 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Oxycontin (Purdue Pharma Lp)Ms Contin (Purdue Pharma Lp)
Drug DependenceOverdose
Drug AbuserDrug Toxicity
Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)Pyrexia (fever)
Accidental OverdoseNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Multiple Drug OverdoseMultiple Drug Overdose
OverdoseVomiting
DepressionDeath
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Accidental Overdose
PainHeadache (pain in head)
VomitingComa (state of unconsciousness lasting more than six hours)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Oxycontin (Purdue Pharma Lp)Ms Contin (Purdue Pharma Lp)
Drug DependenceDrug Ineffective
Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
DepressionChest Discomfort
AnxietyAngina Pectoris (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle)
PainHeart Rate Decreased
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Asthenia (weakness)
Insomnia (sleeplessness)Lethargy (tiredness)
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)Overdose
Asthenia (weakness)Tracheal Stenosis (narrowing of trachea)
Headache (pain in head)Serratia Sepsis (a bacterial whole body inflammation)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Oxycontin2.38%10.32%30.95%35.71%20.63%
Ms Contin5.36%26.79%28.57%28.57%10.71%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Oxycontin (oxycodone hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Ms Contin (morphine sulfate) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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