Review: could Percocet cause Rapid Heart Beat?


Rapid heart beat is found among people who take Percocet, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Pain . We study 27,976 people who have side effects while taking Percocet from FDA and social media. Among them, 332 have Rapid heart beat. Find out below who they are, when they have Rapid heart beat and more.

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Percocet has active ingredients of acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Percocet 29,948 users)

Rapid Heart Beat

Rapid heart beat has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, heart rate increased, hypotension, weakness, fatigue (latest reports from 42,762 Rapid heart beat patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

27,976 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet.
Among them, 332 people (1.19%) have Rapid Heart Beat

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Percocet cause Rapid heart beat?

Time on Percocet when people have Rapid Heart Beat *:

  • < 1 month: 80 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rapid Heart Beat when taking Percocet *:

  • female: 66.87 %
  • male: 33.13 %

Age of people who have Rapid Heart Beat when taking Percocet *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.06 %
  • 20-29: 4.59 %
  • 30-39: 14.49 %
  • 40-49: 21.55 %
  • 50-59: 29.68 %
  • 60+: 28.62 %

Severity if Rapid Heart Beat when taking Percocet **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Rapid Heart Beat **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (67 people)
  • Fibromyalgia (18 people)
  • Anxiety (15 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (14 people)
  • Hypertension (14 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (61 people)
  • Oxycontin (60 people)
  • Ambien (52 people)
  • Neurontin (51 people)
  • Aspirin (45 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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