Review: could Oxycodone cause Itching?
We study 25,869 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 389 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Oxycodone (latest outcomes from 27,225 users) has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Itching (latest reports from 544,887 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 25,868 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone. Among them, 389 people (1.50%) have Itching. They amount to 0.07% of all the 543,286 people who have Itching on eHealthMe.
Time on Oxycodone when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Oxycodone * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Oxycodone * :
Severity of Itching when taking Oxycodone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (97 people, 24.94%)
- Multiple myeloma (43 people, 11.05%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 4.37%)
- Back pain (16 people, 4.11%)
- Cancer pain (15 people, 3.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycodone hcl (389 people, 100.00%)
- Oxycontin (96 people, 24.68%)
- Zometa (64 people, 16.45%)
- Prednisone (59 people, 15.17%)
- Aspirin (56 people, 14.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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