Review: could Oxycontin cause Heart pounding or racing (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Heart pounding or racing is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain.
We study 41,173 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 402 have Heart pounding or racing. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart pounding or racing and more.
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Oxycontin has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 42,300 Oxycontin users)
Heart pounding or racing
Heart pounding or racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,154 Heart pounding or racing patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 41,169 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin. Among them, 402 people (0.98%) have Heart Pounding Or Racing.
Time on Oxycontin when people have Heart pounding or racing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart pounding or racing||8.93%||32.14%||13.39%||23.21%||19.64%||2.68%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxycontin * :
|Heart pounding or racing||50.66%||49.34% |
Age of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxycontin * :
|Heart pounding or racing||0.00%||0.00%||0.25%||5.00%||14.00%||26.00%||40.25%||14.50% |
Severity of Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxycontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart pounding or racing||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart pounding or racing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart pounding or racing||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (176 people, 43.78%)
- Multiple myeloma (28 people, 6.97%)
- Back pain (24 people, 5.97%)
- Anxiety (17 people, 4.23%)
- Breast cancer (14 people, 3.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (131 people, 32.59%)
- Neurontin (131 people, 32.59%)
- Xanax (122 people, 30.35%)
- Paxil (89 people, 22.14%)
- Vicodin (84 people, 20.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Miralax, Omeprazole, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Hydrochlorothiazide, Cetirizine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D, Hydroxyzine, Sertraline, Lamotrigine, Proair Hfa, Advair Diskus 250/50, Montelukast Sodium for a 39-year old woman with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Acid Reflux, High Blood Pressure, Allergy, Vitamin D Decreased, Anxiety Disorder, Chronic Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Asthma. The patient has Bronchitis Acute, Irregular Heartbeat
- A study of drug interactions between Zopiclone, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Metformin for a 47-year old woman with Insomnia, Depression, Insulin Resistance. The patient has Heart Palpitations
Recent Oxycontin related drug comparison:
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