Percocet and Short-term memory loss - from FDA reports
Short-term memory loss 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 36,579 people who have side effects while taking Percocet from FDA. Among them, 1,112 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.
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Percocet has active ingredients of acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Percocet 39,849 users)
Short-term Memory Loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,191 Short-term memory loss patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
36,579 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet.
Among them, 1,112 people (3.04%) have Short-term Memory Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Percocet when people have Short-term Memory Loss *:
- < 1 month: 42.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.79 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.79 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.89 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.53 %
- 10+ years: 7.89 %
Gender of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Percocet *:
- female: 64.25 %
- male: 35.75 %
Age of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Percocet *:
- 0-1: 0.24 %
- 2-9: 0.12 %
- 10-19: 0.24 %
- 20-29: 5.21 %
- 30-39: 8.65 %
- 40-49: 25.95 %
- 50-59: 22.75 %
- 60+: 36.85 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (343 people, 30.85%)
- Depression (134 people, 12.05%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (86 people, 7.73%)
- Sleep Disorder (80 people, 7.19%)
- Muscle Spasms (77 people, 6.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Oxycontin (264 people, 23.74%)
- Zometa (235 people, 21.13%)
- Xanax (194 people, 17.45%)
- Neurontin (192 people, 17.27%)
- Ambien (163 people, 14.66%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (471 people, 42.36%)
- Stress And Anxiety (422 people, 37.95%)
- Depression (333 people, 29.95%)
- Fatigue (325 people, 29.23%)
- Weakness (319 people, 28.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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