Review: could Oxycodone cause Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
Summary: Foot, leg, and ankle swelling is found among people who take Oxycodone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Methadone hydrochloride, and have Depression.
We study 25,925 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling and more.
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Oxycodone has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 27,287 Oxycodone users)
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism. (latest reports from 1,420 Foot, leg, and ankle swelling patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 25,925 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone. Among them, 7 people (0.03%) have Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling.
Time on Oxycodone when people have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Oxycodone * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||71.43%||28.57% |
Age of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Oxycodone * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||42.86%||28.57%||0.00% |
Severity of Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Oxycodone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||57.14%||28.57%||14.29% |
How people recovered from Foot, leg, and ankle swelling ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||28.57%||71.43% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (2 people, 28.57%)
- Anxiety and stress (1 people, 14.29%)
- Thyroid disorder (1 people, 14.29%)
- Eye inflammation (1 people, 14.29%)
- Allergic cough (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methadone hydrochloride (2 people, 28.57%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (2 people, 28.57%)
- Norco (1 people, 14.29%)
- Methotrexate (1 people, 14.29%)
- Folic acid (1 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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It has become routine that about 4 days into my refill the swelling starts so I have to take more. Then I run out way early. I get 1 15mg Roxicodone a day and 5 extra for bad days. Its a joke really.
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