Oxycodone and Completed suicide - from FDA reports
Completed suicide is found among people who take Oxycodone, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Alprazolam, and have Suicide attempt . We study 48,505 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA. Among them, 1,635 have Completed suicide. Find out below who they are, when they have Completed suicide and more.
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Oxycodone has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Oxycodone 50,580 users)
Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life) has been reported by people with depression, suicide attempt, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 52,966 Completed suicide patients).
On Feb, 14, 2017
48,505 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone.
Among them, 1,635 people (3.37%) have Completed Suicide
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycodone when people have Completed Suicide *:
- < 1 month: 88.24 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.76 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Oxycodone *:
- female: 49.65 %
- male: 50.35 %
Age of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Oxycodone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.97 %
- 20-29: 11.96 %
- 30-39: 19.33 %
- 40-49: 24.56 %
- 50-59: 19.78 %
- 60+: 21.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Suicide Attempt (61 people, 3.73%)
- Pain (36 people, 2.20%)
- Depression (30 people, 1.83%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (22 people, 1.35%)
- Back Pain (11 people, 0.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Alprazolam (217 people, 13.27%)
- Acetaminophen (216 people, 13.21%)
- Diazepam (142 people, 8.69%)
- Clonazepam (105 people, 6.42%)
- Morphine (103 people, 6.30%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Arrest (286 people, 17.49%)
- Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped (275 people, 16.82%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (217 people, 13.27%)
- Gun Shot Wound (138 people, 8.44%)
- Death (114 people, 6.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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