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Review: could Percocet cause Agitation?

Summary: Agitation is found among people who take Percocet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 24,313 people who have side effects while taking Percocet from FDA and social media. Among them, 428 have Agitation. Find out below who they are, when they have Agitation and more.

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Percocet

Percocet has active ingredients of acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 26,466 Percocet users)

Agitation

Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 54,741 Agitation patients)

On Feb, 24, 2015: 24,308 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet. Among them, 428 people (1.76%) have Agitation.

Trend of Agitation in Percocet reports

Time on Percocet when people have Agitation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Agitation45.00%20.00%5.00%20.00%0.00%10.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Agitation when taking Percocet * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Agitation0.00%0.00%0.22%5.15%10.74%31.54%18.79%33.56%

Severity of Agitation when taking Percocet ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Agitation0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Agitation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Agitation0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (142 people, 33.18%)
  2. Anxiety (40 people, 9.35%)
  3. Breakthrough pain (39 people, 9.11%)
  4. Breast cancer (36 people, 8.41%)
  5. Smoking cessation therapy (31 people, 7.24%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (173 people, 40.42%)
  2. Effexor (114 people, 26.64%)
  3. Neurontin (113 people, 26.40%)
  4. Ambien (104 people, 24.30%)
  5. Xanax (100 people, 23.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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