Review: could Oxycontin cause Throat Tightness?


Summary

Throat tightness is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Percocet, and have Pain . We study 40,729 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 84 have Throat tightness. Find out below who they are, when they have Throat tightness and more.

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Oxycontin

Oxycontin has active ingredients of oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Oxycontin 41,723 users)

Throat Tightness

Throat tightness has been reported by people with nervousness, breathing difficulty, rashes, agitation, erection problems (latest reports from 9,991 Throat tightness patients).

On Jul, 29, 2016

40,729 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 84 people (0.21%) have Throat Tightness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Oxycontin cause Throat tightness?

Time on Oxycontin when people have Throat Tightness *:

  • < 1 month: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Throat Tightness when taking Oxycontin *:

  • female: 46.99 %
  • male: 53.01 %

Age of people who have Throat Tightness when taking Oxycontin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.59 %
  • 30-39: 3.17 %
  • 40-49: 22.22 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 39.68 %

Severity if Throat Tightness when taking Oxycontin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (22 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (13 people)
  • Insomnia (13 people)
  • Osteoporosis (8 people)
  • Colon Cancer (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Percocet (23 people)
  • Oxycodone Hcl (18 people)
  • Zometa (17 people)
  • Ativan (16 people)
  • Reglan (15 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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