Review: could Oxycontin cause Gallbladder disease?
Summary: Gallbladder disease could be caused by Oxycontin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Vitamin e, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 41,105 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Gallbladder disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Gallbladder disease and more.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 41,105 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin. Among them, 15 people (0.04%) have Gallbladder Disease. They amount to 0.12% of all the 12,370 people who have Gallbladder Disease on eHealthMe.
Time on Oxycontin when people have Gallbladder disease * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Gallbladder disease||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Gallbladder disease when taking Oxycontin * :
|Gallbladder disease||94.44%||5.56% |
Age of people who have Gallbladder disease when taking Oxycontin * :
|Gallbladder disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||5.56%||27.78%||44.44%||0.00% |
Severity of Gallbladder disease when taking Oxycontin ** :
How people recovered from Gallbladder disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (7 people, 46.67%)
- Back pain (7 people, 46.67%)
- Pain (7 people, 46.67%)
- Hypersensitivity (4 people, 26.67%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 26.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin e (10 people, 66.67%)
- Prilosec (9 people, 60.00%)
- Colace (7 people, 46.67%)
- Vitamin a (7 people, 46.67%)
- Zantac (7 people, 46.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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