Could Oxycodone cause Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Oxycodone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain . We study 48,505 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA. Among them, 810 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Oxycodone has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Oxycodone 50,567 users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 150,315 Itching patients).
On Dec, 26, 2016
48,505 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone.
Among them, 810 people (1.67%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycodone when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 72.73 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.55 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Oxycodone *:
- female: 57.63 %
- male: 42.37 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Oxycodone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.63 %
- 10-19: 1.41 %
- 20-29: 2.03 %
- 30-39: 8.14 %
- 40-49: 18.0 %
- 50-59: 27.39 %
- 60+: 42.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (192 people, 23.70%)
- Multiple Myeloma (86 people, 10.62%)
- Hepatitis C (55 people, 6.79%)
- Stress And Anxiety (52 people, 6.42%)
- Depression (45 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Oxycontin (130 people, 16.05%)
- Zometa (107 people, 13.21%)
- Prednisone (87 people, 10.74%)
- Ativan (79 people, 9.75%)
- Prilosec (78 people, 9.63%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (311 people, 38.40%)
- Fatigue (221 people, 27.28%)
- Pain (196 people, 24.20%)
- Nausea (175 people, 21.60%)
- Weakness (149 people, 18.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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