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Review: could Percocet cause Short-term memory loss (Memory loss)?





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 24,291 people who have side effects while taking Percocet from FDA and social media. Among them, 790 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 26,450 users)

Short-term memory loss

Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Short-term memory loss 62,109 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 24,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet. Among them, 790 people (3.25%) have Short-term Memory Loss.

Trend of Short-term memory loss in Percocet reports

Time on Percocet when people have Short-term memory loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Short-term memory loss34.88%18.60%0.00%23.26%11.63%11.63%0.00%

Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Percocet * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Short-term memory loss0.15%0.00%0.31%5.37%9.82%28.37%21.17%34.82%

Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Percocet ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Short-term memory loss5.56%55.56%38.89%0.00%

How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Short-term memory loss0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (254 people, 32.15%)
  2. Depression (112 people, 14.18%)
  3. Sleep disorder (78 people, 9.87%)
  4. Muscle spasms (76 people, 9.62%)
  5. Insomnia (47 people, 5.95%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (234 people, 29.62%)
  2. Zometa (190 people, 24.05%)
  3. Aspirin (185 people, 23.42%)
  4. Xanax (168 people, 21.27%)
  5. Neurontin (156 people, 19.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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