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 58,095 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA. Among them, 529 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 59,892 users)
Confusion has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 44,213 Confusion patients).
On Dec, 26, 2016
58,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 529 people (0.91%) have Confusion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycontin when people have Confusion *:
- < 1 month: 35.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.62 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 1.19 %
Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Oxycontin *:
- female: 46.1 %
- male: 53.9 %
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Oxycontin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.22 %
- 10-19: 1.56 %
- 20-29: 2.23 %
- 30-39: 8.69 %
- 40-49: 16.93 %
- 50-59: 21.83 %
- 60+: 48.55 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (143 people, 27.03%)
- Multiple Myeloma (27 people, 5.10%)
- Back Pain (19 people, 3.59%)
- Depression (16 people, 3.02%)
- Cancer Pain (16 people, 3.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (80 people, 15.12%)
- Xanax (60 people, 11.34%)
- Ambien (54 people, 10.21%)
- Ativan (43 people, 8.13%)
- Prilosec (40 people, 7.56%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Confusional State (136 people, 25.71%)
- Nausea (127 people, 24.01%)
- Fall (115 people, 21.74%)
- Weakness (114 people, 21.55%)
- Fatigue (113 people, 21.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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