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Review: could Oxycontin cause Heart pounding or racing?

Summary: Heart pounding or racing could be caused by Oxycontin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Ambien, and have Pain.

We study 41,121 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

Oxycontin (latest outcomes from 42,242 users) has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.

Heart pounding or racing

Heart pounding or racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 310,641 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.

On Apr, 6, 2014: 41,105 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin. Among them, 402 people (0.98%) have Heart Pounding Or Racing. They amount to 0.13% of all the 310,401 people who have Heart Pounding Or Racing on eHealthMe.

Trend of Heart pounding or racing in Oxycontin reports

Time on Oxycontin when people have Heart pounding or racing * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heart pounding or racing8.93%32.14%13.39%23.21%19.64%2.68%0.00%

Gender of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxycontin * :

FemaleMale
Heart pounding or racing50.66%49.34%

Age of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxycontin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart pounding or racing0.00%0.00%0.25%5.00%14.00%26.00%40.25%14.50%

Severity of Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxycontin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heart pounding or racing50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Heart pounding or racing ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Heart pounding or racing0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (176 people, 43.78%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (28 people, 6.97%)
  3. Back pain (24 people, 5.97%)
  4. Anxiety (17 people, 4.23%)
  5. Breast cancer (14 people, 3.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ambien (131 people, 32.59%)
  2. Neurontin (131 people, 32.59%)
  3. Xanax (122 people, 30.35%)
  4. Paxil (89 people, 22.14%)
  5. Vicodin (84 people, 20.90%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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