Review: could Vicodin cause Dysphagia (Swallowing difficulty)?
Summary: Dysphagia is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 32,582 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 733 have Dysphagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dysphagia and more.
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Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 35,341 Vicodin users)
Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 36,364 Dysphagia patients)
On Apr, 5, 2015: 32,576 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 733 people (2.25%) have Dysphagia.
Time on Vicodin when people have Dysphagia * :
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Gender of people who have Dysphagia when taking Vicodin * :
Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Vicodin * :
Severity of Dysphagia when taking Vicodin ** :
How people recovered from Dysphagia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (115 people, 15.69%)
- Metastases to bone (51 people, 6.96%)
- Hypertension (47 people, 6.41%)
- Breast cancer (47 people, 6.41%)
- Multiple myeloma (42 people, 5.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (269 people, 36.70%)
- Aredia (212 people, 28.92%)
- Ambien (182 people, 24.83%)
- Neurontin (182 people, 24.83%)
- Lasix (166 people, 22.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Vicodin, Tramadol, Omeprazole, Losartan for a 59-year old man with Pain - Joints, Acid Reflux, Blood Pressure. The patient has Acid Reflux, Pain - Joints, Fatigue - Chronic
- A study of side effects of Vyvanse for a 11-year old boy with ADHD. The patient has Swallowing Difficulty
- A study of drug interactions between Zanaflex, Klonopin, Vicodin, Fentanyl-50, Sinemet Cr, Seroquel, Depakote Er for a 58-year old woman with Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Chronic Pain, Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, Parkinson's Disease, Psychosis. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Muscle Cramps Aggravated, Sweating Fever, Congestive Heart Failure, Hallucinations
- A study of drug interactions between Norco, Clonazepam for a 62-year old woman with Pain - Back, Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Low Back Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Norco, Zanaflex for a 43-year old woman with Pain, Muscle Spasms. The patient has Anxiety, Heart Rate Increased, Spider Fingers
Recent Vicodin related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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