Percocet and Short-term memory loss - from FDA reports


Summary

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

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:

Could Percocet cause Short-term memory loss?

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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