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Dilaudid vs Roxicodone for a female patient aged 55

Summary: 6,090 female patients aged 55 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Dilaudid vs Roxicodone for a female aged 55. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Dilaudid (latest outcomes from 10,269 users) has active ingredients of hydromorphone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.

Roxicodone (latest outcomes from 1,670 users) has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.

What is the symptom

Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 10,154 Diverticulitis patients)

On Apr, 28, 2015: 6,093 female patients aged 52 who take the same drugs are studied in Dilaudid vs Roxicodone

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female52Low back pain

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Dilaudid hydromorphone hydrochloridePurdue Pharm Prods
Roxicodone oxycodone hydrochlorideXanodyne Pharms

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 52 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Dilaudid (Purdue Pharm Prods)Roxicodone (Xanodyne Pharms)
Diverticulitis0.94%0.70%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Dilaudid (Purdue Pharm Prods)Roxicodone (Xanodyne Pharms)
PainNausea
NauseaPain
VomitingAnxiety
DiarrhoeaDepression
PyrexiaVomiting
DyspnoeaHeadache
AnxietyFall
Abdominal PainInsomnia
FatigueDiarrhoea
Back PainFatigue

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Dilaudid (Purdue Pharm Prods)Roxicodone (Xanodyne Pharms)
NauseaDrug Dependence
InsomniaDepression
ConstipationDrug Withdrawal Syndrome
Anxiety AggravatedNausea
Oedema PeripheralPain
Heart RateInsomnia
Drug AddictionDrug Ineffective
Restless Leg SyndromeWeight Increased
Drooping EyelidsWeight Decreased
Blood Pressure IncreasedConfusional State

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Dilaudid2.86%30.00%44.29%15.71%7.14%
Roxicodone0.00%13.68%44.44%32.48%9.40%

Comments from or about the patient:

Im going to try this again what is the difference between the 2 drugs I named.I have been having serious issues since my doctor changed me to dilaudid how do you get an anwser off of this website?

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Dilaudid (hydromorphone hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Roxicodone (oxycodone hydrochloride) 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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