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 53,286 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA. Among them, 681 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 59,888 users)
Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, hepatitis c, pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 37,102 Irritability patients).
On Nov, 25, 2016
53,286 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 681 people (1.28%) have Irritability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycontin when people have Irritability *:
- < 1 month: 8.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.78 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.89 %
- 2 - 5 years: 38.22 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.44 %
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Oxycontin *:
- female: 37.39 %
- male: 62.61 %
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Oxycontin *:
- 0-1: 0.83 %
- 2-9: 0.83 %
- 10-19: 0.5 %
- 20-29: 5.33 %
- 30-39: 24.67 %
- 40-49: 41.0 %
- 50-59: 17.5 %
- 60+: 9.33 %
Severity of Irritability **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 100 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (179 people, 26.28%)
- Xanax (177 people, 25.99%)
- Valium (166 people, 24.38%)
- Soma (132 people, 19.38%)
- Celebrex (116 people, 17.03%)
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Potential co-existing symptoms
- Depression (492 people, 72.25%)
- Drug Dependence (491 people, 72.10%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (465 people, 68.28%)
- Insomnia (403 people, 59.18%)
- Headache (394 people, 57.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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