Could Oxycontin cause Irritability - from FDA reports
Irritability is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain . We study 58,095 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA. Among them, 706 have Irritability. Find out below who they are, when they have Irritability 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)
Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, hepatitis c, pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 37,121 Irritability patients).
On Jan, 01, 2017
58,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 706 people (1.22%) have Irritability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycontin when people have Irritability *:
- < 1 month: 9.65 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.11 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.04 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 36.84 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.26 %
- 10+ years: 0.44 %
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Oxycontin *:
- female: 37.45 %
- male: 62.55 %
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Oxycontin *:
- 0-1: 0.82 %
- 2-9: 0.82 %
- 10-19: 0.66 %
- 20-29: 5.25 %
- 30-39: 24.47 %
- 40-49: 41.05 %
- 50-59: 17.41 %
- 60+: 9.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (463 people, 65.58%)
- Depression (28 people, 3.97%)
- Back Pain (28 people, 3.97%)
- Quit Smoking (23 people, 3.26%)
- Neuralgia (21 people, 2.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (179 people, 25.35%)
- Xanax (177 people, 25.07%)
- Valium (166 people, 23.51%)
- Soma (132 people, 18.70%)
- Celebrex (116 people, 16.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (494 people, 69.97%)
- Drug Dependence (492 people, 69.69%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (474 people, 67.14%)
- Insomnia (406 people, 57.51%)
- Headache (398 people, 56.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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