Review: could Oxycodone cause Cigarette Smoking?


Cigarette smoking is found among people who take Oxycodone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Chantix, and have Hypertension . We study 7,978 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Cigarette smoking. Find out below who they are, when they have Cigarette smoking and more.

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Oxycodone has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Oxycodone 35,004 users)

Cigarette Smoking

Cigarette smoking has been reported by people with hypotension, rashes, weakness, pneumonia, abnormal dreams (latest reports from 56,598 Cigarette smoking patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

7,978 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone.
Among them, 8 people (0.1%) have Cigarette Smoking

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Oxycodone cause Cigarette smoking?

Time on Oxycodone when people have Cigarette Smoking *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 100 %

Gender of people who have Cigarette Smoking when taking Oxycodone *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Cigarette Smoking when taking Oxycodone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 12.5 %
  • 40-49: 37.5 %
  • 50-59: 37.5 %
  • 60+: 12.5 %

Severity if Cigarette Smoking when taking Oxycodone **:

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

How people recovered from Cigarette Smoking **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (3 people)
  • Hypertension (3 people)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (2 people)
  • Mental Disorder (2 people)
  • Blood Cholesterol (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Chantix (4 people)
  • Vistaril (3 people)
  • Motrin (3 people)
  • Mirtazapine (3 people)
  • Oxycontin (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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