Could Oxycontin cause Confusion - from FDA reports
Confusion is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain . We study 53,286 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA. Among them, 514 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion and more.
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Oxycontin has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Oxycontin 59,888 users)
Confusion has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 44,188 Confusion patients).
On Nov, 23, 2016
53,286 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 514 people (0.96%) have Confusion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycontin when people have Confusion *:
- < 1 month: 32.94 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.35 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.06 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.41 %
- 2 - 5 years: 28.24 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Oxycontin *:
- female: 46.08 %
- male: 53.92 %
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Oxycontin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.23 %
- 10-19: 1.36 %
- 20-29: 2.27 %
- 30-39: 9.3 %
- 40-49: 17.23 %
- 50-59: 21.77 %
- 60+: 47.85 %
Severity of Confusion **:
- least: 16.67 %
- moderate: 50.0 %
- severe: 33.33 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (79 people, 15.37%)
- Xanax (59 people, 11.48%)
- Ambien (54 people, 10.51%)
- Ativan (43 people, 8.37%)
- Prilosec (40 people, 7.78%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Oxycontin, learn more )
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Confusional State (129 people, 25.10%)
- Nausea (125 people, 24.32%)
- Weakness (113 people, 21.98%)
- Fatigue (112 people, 21.79%)
- Fall (112 people, 21.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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