Review: could Fentanyl cause Bone And Joint Pain?


Bone and joint pain is found among people who take Fentanyl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 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, 790 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain 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)

Bone And Joint Pain

Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, joint pain, stroke, chest pain (latest reports from 133,619 Bone and joint pain patients).

On Aug, 20, 2016

30,725 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl.
Among them, 790 people (2.57%) have Bone And Joint Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fentanyl cause Bone and joint pain?

Time on Fentanyl when people have Bone And Joint Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 60.87 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.04 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.7 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.35 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.35 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.35 %
  • 10+ years: 4.35 %

Gender of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Fentanyl *:

  • female: 67.95 %
  • male: 32.05 %

Age of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Fentanyl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.31 %
  • 10-19: 0.94 %
  • 20-29: 2.04 %
  • 30-39: 7.37 %
  • 40-49: 20.22 %
  • 50-59: 35.58 %
  • 60+: 33.54 %

Severity if Bone And Joint Pain when taking Fentanyl **:

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

How people recovered from Bone And Joint Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (161 people)
  • Osteoporosis (91 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (76 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (69 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (62 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (370 people)
  • Aredia (268 people)
  • Ambien (250 people)
  • Neurontin (233 people)
  • Prednisone (171 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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