Review: could Vicodin cause Chest pain?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.6/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 32,346 people who take Vicodin. Among them, 2,424 have Chest pain. See who they are, when they have Chest pain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vicodin (latest outcomes from 35,229 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Vicodin include pain, pain exacerbated, nausea aggravated, nausea, stress and anxiety.
Chest pain (latest reports from 901,074 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 32,346 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 2,427 people (7.50%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Vicodin when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||34.00%||20.00%||22.00%||12.00%||6.00%||6.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Vicodin * :
|Chest pain||62.96%||37.04% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Vicodin * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.86%||4.12%||13.10%||24.90%||27.91%||29.11% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||0.00%||53.85%||30.77%||15.38% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (412 people, 16.98%)
- Depression (149 people, 6.14%)
- Back pain (136 people, 5.60%)
- Hypertension (112 people, 4.61%)
- Anxiety (111 people, 4.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (594 people, 24.47%)
- Aspirin (522 people, 21.51%)
- Ambien (449 people, 18.50%)
- Zometa (425 people, 17.51%)
- Neurontin (420 people, 17.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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