Oxycodone and Completed suicide - from FDA reports
Completed suicide is found among people who take Oxycodone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Alprazolam, and have Suicide attempt. This review analyzes which people have Completed suicide with Oxycodone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 54,610 people who have side effects when taking Oxycodone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
54,610 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone.
Among them, 1,805 people (3.31%) 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: 52.09 %
- male: 47.91 %
Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Oxycodone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.04 %
- 20-29: 11.8 %
- 30-39: 17.99 %
- 40-49: 25.0 %
- 50-59: 19.8 %
- 60+: 22.37 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Suicide Attempt (96 people, 5.32%)
- Depression (31 people, 1.72%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (22 people, 1.22%)
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 0.66%)
- Back Pain (12 people, 0.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Alprazolam (217 people, 12.02%)
- Acetaminophen (216 people, 11.97%)
- Diazepam (142 people, 7.87%)
- Morphine (115 people, 6.37%)
- Clonazepam (105 people, 5.82%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Arrest (310 people, 17.17%)
- Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped (299 people, 16.57%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (235 people, 13.02%)
- Gun Shot Wound (138 people, 7.65%)
- Death (114 people, 6.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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