Review: could Oxycodone cause Night sweats?
Summary: Night sweats could be caused by Oxycodone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Oxycodone hcl, and have Pain.
We study 25,846 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 177 have Night sweats. Find out below who they are, when they have Night sweats and more.
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Oxycodone (latest outcomes from 27,192 users) has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain, pain relief by acupuncture. Commonly reported side effects of Oxycodone include pain, pain exacerbated, nausea aggravated, nausea, fatigue.
Night sweats (sweating in night) (latest reports from 76,416 patients) has been reported by people with depression, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, acupuncture and pain, high blood pressure.
On Apr, 15, 2014: 25,880 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone. Among them, 177 people (0.68%) have Night Sweats. They amount to 0.23% of all the 76,383 people who have Night Sweats on eHealthMe.
Time on Oxycodone when people have Night sweats * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Night sweats||14.29%||14.29%||0.00%||28.57%||28.57%||14.29%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Night sweats when taking Oxycodone * :
|Night sweats||63.54%||36.46% |
Age of people who have Night sweats when taking Oxycodone * :
|Night sweats||0.00%||1.20%||0.00%||1.81%||14.46%||22.29%||25.30%||34.94% |
Severity of Night sweats when taking Oxycodone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Night sweats||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Night sweats ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Night sweats||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (50 people, 28.25%)
- Fungal infection (17 people, 9.60%)
- Multiple myeloma (17 people, 9.60%)
- Breast cancer (17 people, 9.60%)
- Metastases to bone (16 people, 9.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycodone hcl (177 people, 100.00%)
- Oxycontin (78 people, 44.07%)
- Ambien (60 people, 33.90%)
- Zometa (55 people, 31.07%)
- Aspirin (46 people, 25.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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