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Review: could Oxycontin cause Jaundice (Jaundice - yellow skin)?

Summary: Jaundice is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain. We study 41,175 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 123 have Jaundice. Find out below who they are, when they have Jaundice and more.

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Oxycontin

Oxycontin has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 42,301 Oxycontin users)

Jaundice

Jaundice (a yellowish pigmentation of the skin, the conjunctival membranes) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, hiv infection, depression, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 24,908 Jaundice patients)

On May, 8, 2015: 41,174 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin. Among them, 123 people (0.30%) have Jaundice.

Trend of Jaundice in Oxycontin reports

Time on Oxycontin when people have Jaundice * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Jaundice16.67%6.06%68.18%0.00%9.09%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Jaundice when taking Oxycontin * :

FemaleMale
Jaundice36.18%63.82%

Age of people who have Jaundice when taking Oxycontin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Jaundice0.00%0.00%0.00%5.63%3.52%14.08%54.23%22.54%

Severity of Jaundice when taking Oxycontin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Jaundice100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Jaundice ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (48 people, 39.02%)
  2. Hypertension (18 people, 14.63%)
  3. Nausea (15 people, 12.20%)
  4. Breast cancer (11 people, 8.94%)
  5. Cancer pain (10 people, 8.13%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ambien (71 people, 57.72%)
  2. Ativan (64 people, 52.03%)
  3. Lasix (63 people, 51.22%)
  4. Zofran (62 people, 50.41%)
  5. Vicodin (58 people, 47.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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