Review: could Oxycontin cause Myeloma - multiple (Multiple myeloma)?
Summary: Myeloma - multiple is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 41,174 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 491 have Myeloma - multiple. Find out below who they are, when they have Myeloma - multiple and more.
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Oxycontin has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 42,301 Oxycontin users)
Myeloma - multiple
Myeloma - multiple (cancer of the plasma cells - a kind of white blood cell) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 63,298 Myeloma - multiple patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 41,173 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin. Among them, 491 people (1.19%) have Myeloma - Multiple.
Time on Oxycontin when people have Myeloma - multiple * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Myeloma - multiple||33.33%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Myeloma - multiple when taking Oxycontin * :
|Myeloma - multiple||39.05%||60.95% |
Age of people who have Myeloma - multiple when taking Oxycontin * :
|Myeloma - multiple||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.43%||22.03%||20.30%||57.24% |
Severity of Myeloma - multiple when taking Oxycontin ** :
How people recovered from Myeloma - multiple ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (285 people, 58.04%)
- Pain (106 people, 21.59%)
- Depression (18 people, 3.67%)
- Metastases to bone (17 people, 3.46%)
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 3.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (309 people, 62.93%)
- Aredia (237 people, 48.27%)
- Dexamethasone (188 people, 38.29%)
- Velcade (179 people, 36.46%)
- Thalidomide (173 people, 35.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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