Vicodin and Dysphagia - from FDA reports
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 42,317 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA. Among them, 849 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 Vicodin 46,135 users)
Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, pain, depression (latest reports from 54,541 Dysphagia patients).
On Jan, 24, 2017
42,317 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin.
Among them, 849 people (2.01%) have Dysphagia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vicodin when people have Dysphagia *:
- < 1 month: 28.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 28.57 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dysphagia when taking Vicodin *:
- female: 61.4 %
- male: 38.6 %
Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Vicodin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.41 %
- 20-29: 1.92 %
- 30-39: 7.13 %
- 40-49: 19.89 %
- 50-59: 30.04 %
- 60+: 40.19 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (141 people, 16.61%)
- Metastases To Bone (69 people, 8.13%)
- Depression (65 people, 7.66%)
- Breast Cancer (55 people, 6.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (53 people, 6.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (310 people, 36.51%)
- Aredia (237 people, 27.92%)
- Neurontin (201 people, 23.67%)
- Ambien (196 people, 23.09%)
- Lasix (183 people, 21.55%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (430 people, 50.65%)
- Stress And Anxiety (388 people, 45.70%)
- Nausea (333 people, 39.22%)
- Fatigue (331 people, 38.99%)
- Breathing Difficulty (300 people, 35.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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