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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Short-term memory loss 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, 21, 2017
40,400 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet.
Among them, 1,212 people (3.0%) have Short-term memory loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Percocet when people have Short-term memory loss *:
- < 1 month: 41.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.17 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.58 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
- 10+ years: 6.25 %
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Percocet *:
- female: 64.16 %
- male: 35.84 %
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Percocet *:
- 0-1: 0.22 %
- 2-9: 0.11 %
- 10-19: 0.22 %
- 20-29: 5.62 %
- 30-39: 8.38 %
- 40-49: 24.92 %
- 50-59: 23.15 %
- 60+: 37.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (139 people, 11.47%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (99 people, 8.17%)
- Sleep Disorder (85 people, 7.01%)
- Muscle Spasms (81 people, 6.68%)
- Stress And Anxiety (75 people, 6.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Oxycontin (276 people, 22.77%)
- Zometa (235 people, 19.39%)
- Xanax (205 people, 16.91%)
- Neurontin (198 people, 16.34%)
- Ambien (171 people, 14.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (436 people, 35.97%)
- Depression (346 people, 28.55%)
- Fatigue (345 people, 28.47%)
- Weakness (333 people, 27.48%)
- Nausea (324 people, 26.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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