Could Oxycodone cause Pneumonia - from FDA reports
Pneumonia 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 Zometa, and have Pain . We study 48,505 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA. Among them, 2,238 have Pneumonia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pneumonia and more.
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Oxycodone has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Oxycodone 50,567 users)
Pneumonia has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis (latest reports from 175,026 Pneumonia patients).
On Dec, 18, 2016
48,505 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone.
Among them, 2,238 people (4.61%) have Pneumonia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycodone when people have Pneumonia *:
- < 1 month: 57.32 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.17 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.98 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.44 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.44 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.66 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Oxycodone *:
- female: 49.08 %
- male: 50.92 %
Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Oxycodone *:
- 0-1: 0.33 %
- 2-9: 0.65 %
- 10-19: 1.63 %
- 20-29: 3.74 %
- 30-39: 5.31 %
- 40-49: 13.18 %
- 50-59: 24.02 %
- 60+: 51.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (462 people, 20.64%)
- Multiple Myeloma (375 people, 16.76%)
- High Blood Pressure (145 people, 6.48%)
- Depression (145 people, 6.48%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (134 people, 5.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (459 people, 20.51%)
- Oxycontin (455 people, 20.33%)
- Lasix (308 people, 13.76%)
- Prednisone (301 people, 13.45%)
- Aredia (297 people, 13.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (569 people, 25.42%)
- Breathing Difficulty (508 people, 22.70%)
- Stress And Anxiety (435 people, 19.44%)
- Fatigue (397 people, 17.74%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (396 people, 17.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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