Related topic: Vicodin, Hiccups
Review: could Vicodin cause Hiccups?
Summary: Hiccups could be caused by Vicodin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Versed, and have Constipation.
We study 32,501 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Hiccups. Find out below who they are, when they have Hiccups and more.
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Vicodin (latest outcomes from 35,245 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.
Hiccups (an involuntary spasm of the diaphragm and respiratory organs, with a sudden closure of the glottis and a sound like a cough) (latest reports from 16,163 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, pain, multiple myeloma, quit smoking.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 32,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 36 people (0.11%) have Hiccups. They amount to 0.22% of all the 16,129 people who have Hiccups on eHealthMe.
Time on Vicodin when people have Hiccups * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hiccups when taking Vicodin * :
Age of people who have Hiccups when taking Vicodin * :
Severity of Hiccups when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hiccups ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Constipation (11 people, 30.56%)
- Pancreatic carcinoma metastatic (3 people, 8.33%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 5.56%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (2 people, 5.56%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (1 people, 2.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Versed (16 people, 44.44%)
- Ibuprofen (15 people, 41.67%)
- Prilosec (14 people, 38.89%)
- Cephalexin (13 people, 36.11%)
- Oxycontin (13 people, 36.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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