Review: could Oxycodone cause Pancreatitis?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 25,861 people who take Oxycodone. Among them, 162 have Pancreatitis. See who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Oxycodone (latest outcomes from 25,627 users) has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Oxycodone include pain exacerbated, acupuncture and pain, pain, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) (latest reports from 192,646 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, diabetes, bipolar disorder.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 25,861 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone. Among them, 162 people (0.63%) have Pancreatitis. They amount to 0.08% of all the 191,867 people who have Pancreatitis.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (37 people, 22.84%)
- Depression (14 people, 8.64%)
- Contraception (12 people, 7.41%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 6.17%)
- Insomnia (10 people, 6.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycodone hcl (162 people, 100.00%)
- Aspirin (31 people, 19.14%)
- Promethazine (28 people, 17.28%)
- Lisinopril (27 people, 16.67%)
- Omeprazole (26 people, 16.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Paul Minard on Jun, 18, 2012:
Scottish descent Male, 55; quit cold turkey from oxycontin (50mg 2X day for arthritis hips & lower spine) for what I thought was a constipation-related cramp. A week later, after withdrawal, another one happened & I called the ambulance, the pain was so bad. Emergency at first thought the same thing but the doctor in the morning said it was pancreatitis, caused by the oxycontin, as I had also quit drinking nearly two years before. I.v. liquids for a day with ALL drugs stopped; clear liquid diet the next. My numbers went down, the liver numbers climbed for a bit, but probably because I was being allowed 3 percocets a day. They stayed steady long enough to try a boiled turkey sandwich, which I did without pain & I was allowed to go home...
I've been on the Glycemic Index diet for 5 months & lost close to 60 lbs. I still smoke, about 10 cigarettes a day. I had been planning to quit when I hit my good BMI, but fate loves to change the rules of the game on ya...Slowly getting back on the diet which is already low fat & trying to be careful.I don't have to worry about losing time from the diet - I dropped five pounds in three days at the hospital... Taking a Sennokot stool softener & 3-4 litres of water against the Percocet. And keeping my fingers crossed...
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