Review: could Oxycontin cause Acute Psychosis?


Summary

Acute psychosis is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Xanax, and have Pain . We study 44,612 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Acute psychosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Acute psychosis and more.

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Oxycontin

Oxycontin has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Oxycontin 49,941 users)

Acute Psychosis

Acute psychosis (period of mentally unstable behaviour) has been reported by people with alanine aminotransferase increased, hypotension, agitation, extrapyramidal disorder, psychotic disorder (latest reports from 1,503 Acute psychosis patients).

On Aug, 30, 2016

44,612 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 31 people (0.07%) have Acute Psychosis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Oxycontin cause Acute psychosis?

Time on Oxycontin when people have Acute Psychosis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 100 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Acute Psychosis when taking Oxycontin *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Acute Psychosis when taking Oxycontin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 32 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 48 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 20 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (10 people, 32.26%)
  • Respiratory Tract Infection (8 people, 25.81%)
  • Renal Cell Carcinoma (8 people, 25.81%)
  • Pyrexia (8 people, 25.81%)
  • Psychotic Disorder (8 people, 25.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (20 people, 64.52%)
  • Paxil (15 people, 48.39%)
  • Nexium (15 people, 48.39%)
  • Seroquel (12 people, 38.71%)
  • Ambien (12 people, 38.71%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Insomnia (22 people, 70.97%)
  • Paranoia (17 people, 54.84%)
  • Pain (17 people, 54.84%)
  • Asthenia (16 people, 51.61%)
  • Amnesia (15 people, 48.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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