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Review: could Oxycodone cause Loss of appetite (Appetite - decreased)?

Summary: Loss of appetite is found among people who take Oxycodone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycodone hcl, and have Pain. We study 25,949 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 694 have Loss of appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of appetite and more.

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Oxycodone

Oxycodone has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 27,309 Oxycodone users)

Loss of appetite

Loss of appetite (lack of feeling to eat) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 52,340 Loss of appetite patients)

On May, 13, 2015: 25,949 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone. Among them, 694 people (2.67%) have Loss Of Appetite.

Trend of Loss of appetite in Oxycodone reports

Time on Oxycodone when people have Loss of appetite * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Loss of appetite78.69%13.11%0.00%8.20%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Oxycodone * :

FemaleMale
Loss of appetite48.09%51.91%

Age of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Oxycodone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loss of appetite0.28%0.99%0.99%2.40%5.23%12.01%29.52%48.59%

Severity of Loss of appetite when taking Oxycodone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Loss of appetite0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Loss of appetite ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Loss of appetite0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (165 people, 23.78%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (67 people, 9.65%)
  3. Metastases to bone (56 people, 8.07%)
  4. Cancer pain (54 people, 7.78%)
  5. Depression (52 people, 7.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycodone hcl (694 people, 100.00%)
  2. Oxycontin (224 people, 32.28%)
  3. Zometa (223 people, 32.13%)
  4. Aredia (166 people, 23.92%)
  5. Ativan (132 people, 19.02%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • severe RSD pain to upper right extremity with blisters, sores, pustules, coughing with spitting up blood and chronic pulmonary emboli, weight loss, loss of appetite, frail.

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  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • I have to take oxycotin 20mg and any other pain killer because it doesn't stops my pain. I'm under high blood preasure medication, diabetes medicine, I have arthritis and I live under too much pain. My doctor never give me advice about how to manage my medicine, meaning I don't know if there is something wrong about taking so many pills and if they really work because I don't feel that my pain eases with the oxycotin so I take it and I have to take over thw counter pain killers as well, my doctor recently gave me vicodin, so I take oxycotin, metoprolol, vicodin, and the diabetic pill, everyday I take all of them day and night. Am wondering if my doctor should teach me how to take the medicine because I take them all at once but the pain is still there, are these medications interacting between each other or interfering they action, so that is why it doesn't work?

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