Review: could Oxycontin cause Anxiety?
We study 41,137 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,897 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Oxycontin (latest outcomes from 42,259 users) has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,274,701 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 41,137 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin. Among them, 4,008 people (9.74%) have Anxiety. They amount to 0.31% of all the 1,274,680 people who have Anxiety on eHealthMe.
Time on Oxycontin when people have Anxiety * :
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Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Oxycontin * :
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Severity of Anxiety when taking Oxycontin ** :
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How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (1,863 people, 46.48%)
- Multiple myeloma (272 people, 6.79%)
- Depression (247 people, 6.16%)
- Metastases to bone (231 people, 5.76%)
- Back pain (182 people, 4.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (1,283 people, 32.01%)
- Neurontin (1,192 people, 29.74%)
- Ambien (978 people, 24.40%)
- Percocet (834 people, 20.81%)
- Xanax (828 people, 20.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
I have been on oxycotin for 2 1/2 months 20 mg. I am suffering from severe anxiety attacks and don't know what to do. I just want to get off of this drug. It has greatly helped my back pain, but the anxiety is just not worth it.
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