Review: could Oxycodone cause Peripheral edema?
Summary: Peripheral edema could be caused by Oxycodone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Oxycodone hcl, and have Pain.
We study 25,880 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,038 have Peripheral edema. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral edema and more.
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On Apr, 10, 2014: 25,880 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone. Among them, 1,038 people (4.01%) have Peripheral Edema. They amount to 0.17% of all the 616,696 people who have Peripheral Edema on eHealthMe.
Time on Oxycodone when people have Peripheral edema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Peripheral edema||62.50%||10.00%||2.50%||2.50%||12.50%||10.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Peripheral edema when taking Oxycodone * :
|Peripheral edema||56.09%||43.91% |
Age of people who have Peripheral edema when taking Oxycodone * :
|Peripheral edema||0.00%||0.00%||0.53%||2.99%||8.43%||17.18%||30.52%||40.34% |
Severity of Peripheral edema when taking Oxycodone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Peripheral edema||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Peripheral edema ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (213 people, 20.52%)
- Multiple myeloma (115 people, 11.08%)
- Osteoporosis (73 people, 7.03%)
- Depression (59 people, 5.68%)
- Metastases to bone (57 people, 5.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycodone hcl (1,038 people, 100.00%)
- Oxycontin (310 people, 29.87%)
- Zometa (297 people, 28.61%)
- Lasix (270 people, 26.01%)
- Ambien (235 people, 22.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 years ago):
i have had severe pain caused by the suboxone, and severe edema(swelling) in my hands which cause pain, and sever swelling in my legs that caused my ankles to swell to the size of my knees and thys
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