Percocet and Serotonin syndrome - from FDA reports
Serotonin syndrome is found among people who take Percocet, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Serotonin syndrome with Percocet. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 40,400 people who have side effects when taking Percocet from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
40,400 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet.
Among them, 45 people (0.11%) have Serotonin syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Percocet when people have Serotonin syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Serotonin syndrome when taking Percocet *:
- female: 75 %
- male: 25 %
Age of people who have Serotonin syndrome when taking Percocet *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 29.41 %
- 30-39: 8.82 %
- 40-49: 17.65 %
- 50-59: 17.65 %
- 60+: 26.47 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (18 people, 40.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 26.67%)
- Fibromyalgia (8 people, 17.78%)
- Quit Smoking (4 people, 8.89%)
- Insomnia (4 people, 8.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (12 people, 26.67%)
- Clonazepam (12 people, 26.67%)
- Paxil (8 people, 17.78%)
- Escitalopram (8 people, 17.78%)
- Oxycontin (6 people, 13.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tremor (7 people, 15.56%)
- Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 15.56%)
- Intentional Overdose (7 people, 15.56%)
- Arrhythmias (7 people, 15.56%)
- Confusional State (6 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I think I have serotonin syndrome which brought on a multiple sclerosis relapse only the doctor doesn't think so. I was diagnosed with MS Jan 2008 and had a relapse a month or two later. I haven't had one since until now. I eat healthy and exercise (I cycle and swim, nothing to strenuous)and ...
User reviews to the study
I have been off and on percs the last 9 months . No more than three 15's a day .... Developed tingling and numbness about 6 months ago ... Have been off of them 10 days now . How long does this numbness last
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I've been taking Percocet and my throat is swollen,my trachial feels tight, I have a puffy circle where my trachia is located. I can't sleep because I feel like I'm gasping for breath. How long before this ends. I've stopped taking the percocet 4 days ago. ANy help will be appreciated. Thank you.