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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 24,280 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 (latest outcomes from 26,439 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; oxycodone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss (latest reports from 469,176 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 24,267 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet. Among them, 790 people (3.26%) have Short-term Memory Loss.
Time on Percocet when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||34.88%||18.60%||0.00%||23.26%||11.63%||11.63%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Percocet * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.15%||0.00%||0.31%||5.37%||9.82%||28.37%||21.17%||34.82% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Percocet ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||5.56%||55.56%||38.89%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (254 people, 32.15%)
- Depression (112 people, 14.18%)
- Sleep disorder (78 people, 9.87%)
- Muscle spasms (76 people, 9.62%)
- Insomnia (47 people, 5.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (234 people, 29.62%)
- Zometa (190 people, 24.05%)
- Aspirin (185 people, 23.42%)
- Xanax (168 people, 21.27%)
- Neurontin (156 people, 19.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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