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 23,272 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA. Among them, 410 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 50,552 users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 150,259 Itching patients).
On Nov, 25, 2016
23,272 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone.
Among them, 410 people (1.76%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycodone when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 60 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Oxycodone *:
- female: 59.6 %
- male: 40.4 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Oxycodone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.95 %
- 20-29: 1.58 %
- 30-39: 9.49 %
- 40-49: 13.92 %
- 50-59: 29.11 %
- 60+: 44.94 %
Severity of Itching **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 40 %
- severe: 40 %
- most severe: 20 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Oxycontin (43 people, 10.49%)
- Zometa (40 people, 9.76%)
- Lyrica (35 people, 8.54%)
- Prednisone (31 people, 7.56%)
- Metformin (31 people, 7.56%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Oxycodone, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Hepatitis C (46 people, 11.22%)
- Stress And Anxiety (36 people, 8.78%)
- Multiple Myeloma (34 people, 8.29%)
- Depression (30 people, 7.32%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (22 people, 5.37%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Rashes (139 people, 33.90%)
- Fatigue (100 people, 24.39%)
- Nausea (97 people, 23.66%)
- Pain (77 people, 18.78%)
- Breathing Difficulty (64 people, 15.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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