Review: could Fentanyl cause Body Overheating?


Body overheating is found among people who take Fentanyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 30,725 people who have side effects while taking Fentanyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,397 have Body overheating. Find out below who they are, when they have Body overheating and more.

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Fentanyl has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Fentanyl 36,850 users)

Body Overheating

Body overheating has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, erythema multiforme, hypotension, acute kidney failure, haemoglobin decreased (latest reports from 184,104 Body overheating patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

30,725 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl.
Among them, 1,397 people (4.55%) have Body Overheating

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fentanyl cause Body overheating?

Time on Fentanyl when people have Body Overheating *:

  • < 1 month: 81.6 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.61 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.84 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.84 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.61 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Body Overheating when taking Fentanyl *:

  • female: 56.93 %
  • male: 43.07 %

Age of people who have Body Overheating when taking Fentanyl *:

  • 0-1: 1.39 %
  • 2-9: 2.13 %
  • 10-19: 3.2 %
  • 20-29: 5.09 %
  • 30-39: 7.38 %
  • 40-49: 15.01 %
  • 50-59: 27.48 %
  • 60+: 38.31 %

Severity if Body Overheating when taking Fentanyl **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (221 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (109 people)
  • Anxiety (70 people)
  • Depression (63 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (60 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (248 people)
  • Morphine (211 people)
  • Ambien (189 people)
  • Neurontin (188 people)
  • Aredia (188 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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