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Review: could Oxycodone cause Rheumatoid arthritis?

Summary: Rheumatoid arthritis is found among people who take Oxycodone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycodone hcl, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 25,916 people who have side effects while taking Oxycodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 122 have Rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Rheumatoid arthritis and more.

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Oxycodone

Oxycodone has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 27,274 Oxycodone users)

Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia. (latest reports from 218,584 Rheumatoid arthritis patients)

On Dec, 30, 2014: 25,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycodone. Among them, 129 people (0.50%) have Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Trend of Rheumatoid arthritis in Oxycodone reports

Time on Oxycodone when people have Rheumatoid arthritis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rheumatoid arthritis50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%

Gender of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Oxycodone * :

FemaleMale
Rheumatoid arthritis73.76%26.24%

Age of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Oxycodone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rheumatoid arthritis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%7.02%25.44%36.84%30.70%

Severity of Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Oxycodone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rheumatoid arthritis0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Rheumatoid arthritis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (85 people, 65.89%)
  2. Pain (32 people, 24.81%)
  3. Depression (15 people, 11.63%)
  4. Prophylaxis (10 people, 7.75%)
  5. Anxiety (9 people, 6.98%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycodone hcl (129 people, 100.00%)
  2. Methotrexate (60 people, 46.51%)
  3. Prednisone (55 people, 42.64%)
  4. Humira (53 people, 41.09%)
  5. Folic acid (36 people, 27.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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