Could Oxycontin cause Wheezing - from FDA reports
Wheezing is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 58,095 people who have side effects while taking Oxycontin from FDA. Among them, 388 have Wheezing. Find out below who they are, when they have Wheezing 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)
Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath) has been reported by people with asthma, high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, rheumatoid arthritis, pain (latest reports from 24,235 Wheezing patients).
On Jan, 14, 2017
58,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 388 people (0.67%) have Wheezing
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycontin when people have Wheezing *:
- < 1 month: 15.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 2.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.13 %
- 1 - 2 years: 28.21 %
- 2 - 5 years: 48.72 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Wheezing when taking Oxycontin *:
- female: 54.42 %
- male: 45.58 %
Age of people who have Wheezing when taking Oxycontin *:
- 0-1: 0.6 %
- 2-9: 0.9 %
- 10-19: 1.2 %
- 20-29: 0.9 %
- 30-39: 21.08 %
- 40-49: 25.6 %
- 50-59: 24.1 %
- 60+: 25.6 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (177 people, 45.62%)
- Depression (51 people, 13.14%)
- Multiple Myeloma (40 people, 10.31%)
- Metastases To Bone (33 people, 8.51%)
- Osteoporosis (26 people, 6.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (113 people, 29.12%)
- Lorazepam (89 people, 22.94%)
- Xanax (88 people, 22.68%)
- Lasix (86 people, 22.16%)
- Ambien (81 people, 20.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (212 people, 54.64%)
- Breathing Difficulty (205 people, 52.84%)
- Stress And Anxiety (201 people, 51.80%)
- Depression (172 people, 44.33%)
- Fatigue (163 people, 42.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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