Review: could Percocet cause Serotonin syndrome?
Summary: Serotonin syndrome is found among people who take Percocet, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Depression.
We study 24,313 people who have side effects while taking Percocet from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Serotonin syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Serotonin syndrome and more.
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Percocet has active ingredients of acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 26,474 Percocet users)
Serotonin syndrome (occurs when two drugs that affect the body's level of serotonin are taken together at the same time) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, major depression, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 6,559 Serotonin syndrome patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 24,313 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet. Among them, 23 people (0.09%) have Serotonin Syndrome.
Time on Percocet when people have Serotonin syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Serotonin syndrome||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Serotonin syndrome when taking Percocet * :
|Serotonin syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||8.00%||16.00%||28.00%||28.00% |
Severity of Serotonin syndrome when taking Percocet ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Serotonin syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Serotonin syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (11 people, 47.83%)
- Fibromyalgia (6 people, 26.09%)
- Anxiety (6 people, 26.09%)
- Pain (5 people, 21.74%)
- Insomnia (4 people, 17.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (7 people, 30.43%)
- Norvasc (7 people, 30.43%)
- Chantix (5 people, 21.74%)
- Amitriptyline hcl (5 people, 21.74%)
- Zoloft (5 people, 21.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Oxycodone And Acetaminophen for a 62-year old man with Low Back Pain. The patient has Penis Deviation
- A study of drug interactions between Percocet, Neurontin, Linzess for a 48-year old woman with Gallbladder Disease, Muscle Spasms, Constipation. The patient has High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Pancreatitis, Fatty Liver Alcoholic
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Percocet, Labetalol Hydrochloride, Methyldopa for a 31-year old woman with Drugs For Pain, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Postive For Drug Test
- A study of drug interactions between Gabapentin, Percocet for a 31-year old woman with Radiation Associated Pain, Chronic Pain. The patient has Chronic Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Oxycodone 5/apap 500, Gabapentin for a 43-year old man with Low Back Pain, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. The patient has Diarrhea, Numbness And Tingling
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