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Review: Dilaudid side effects

In this review, we analyze Dilaudid side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Dilaudid. The review is based on 9,779 people who have side effects while taking Dilaudid from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What is Dilaudid

Dilaudid (latest outcomes from 10,263 users) has active ingredients of hydromorphone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.

Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (hydromorphone hydrochloride): Dilaudid-hp, Palladone, Hydromorphone Hydrochloride, Exalgo.

On Sep, 2, 2014: 9,779 people who reported to have side effects when taking Dilaudid are studied


Most common side effects over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
VomitingFebrile NeutropeniaDrug DependenceDrug DependenceDrug DependenceArthropathyIntolerance To HeatPain
Renal FailureVomitingPneumoniaConstipationDental CariesCerebrovascular AccidentVomitingNausea
DehydrationAbdominal PainCoeliac Artery Compression SyndromeCoeliac Artery Compression SyndromeAbscess OralHeadacheNauseaAnxiety
NauseaDyskinesiaAcute Respiratory Distress SyndromeAcute Respiratory Distress SyndromePersonality ChangeDrug IneffectiveShort-term Memory LossBack Pain
SepsisPainHepatic NecrosisPneumoniaTooth LossSomnolenceDyspnoea
PainPneumoniaConstipationHepatic NecrosisNauseaMuscle OedemaVomiting
Abdominal PainHallucinationConfusional StateWithdrawal SyndromeGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseHaemoglobin DecreasedOsteonecrosis Of Jaw
Unresponsive To StimuliNauseaBone PainDepressionHerpes ZosterSickle Cell Anaemia With CrisisAnaemia
DiarrhoeaConfusional StateDiabetic KetoacidosisDrug AbuserGait DisturbanceDizzinessAbdominal Pain
ArthralgiaPneumonia FungalDepressionNon-small Cell Lung Cancer MetastaticArthralgiaIschaemiaFatigue

Most common side effects by gender * :

AnxietyBack Pain
Back PainAnxiety
Abdominal PainAsthenia

Most common side effects by age * :

Pyoderma GangrenosumSepsisNauseaPainPainPainPainPain
Suicidal IdeationRespiratory FailureVomitingNauseaNauseaNauseaNauseaNausea
Pelvic PainHypertensionCholelithiasisVomitingVomitingAnxietyVomitingAsthenia
Major DepressionPleural EffusionAbdominal Pain UpperAbdominal PainAbdominal PainBack PainDiarrhoeaAnxiety
HyperventilationPericardial EffusionAbdominal PainAnxietyAnxietyVomitingAnxietyDyspnoea
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusIschaemiaCholecystitis ChronicInjuryOedema PeripheralDyspnoeaPyrexiaBack Pain
Urinary Tract InfectionPulmonary Alveolar HaemorrhagePainDeep Vein ThrombosisPain In ExtremityDepressionBack PainAnaemia
Deep Vein ThrombosisRenal FailureEmotional DistressDyspnoeaPulmonary EmbolismDiarrhoeaFatigueVomiting
Catheter ThrombosisFusarium InfectionInflammatory Bowel DiseaseHeadacheDyspnoeaPyrexiaDyspnoeaFatigue
Weight IncreasedCardiac FailureBack PainPulmonary EmbolismBack PainAnaemiaOedema PeripheralFall

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments for this study:

i got pancreastitis from taking this (4 years ago):

i was on dilaudid for over 1 yr for 11 screws and 4 metal plates installed improperly in neck at C -5-6-7 front and back. needless to sayi suffered from chronic pain. docs put me onthis shit lost 54 pounds in less than one year, was sh--tting rocks inspite of eating fiberone and stool softerns every day, wrecked my colon, and stomach and then got pancreatitis from this drug. stay the hell away from it
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