Review: could Vicodin cause Mood swings?
Summary: Mood swings is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain.
We study 32,582 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 276 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings 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)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 24,776 Mood swings patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 32,576 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 276 people (0.85%) have Mood Swings.
Time on Vicodin when people have Mood swings * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mood swings||41.18%||11.76%||5.88%||11.76%||23.53%||5.88%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mood swings when taking Vicodin * :
|Mood swings||56.89%||43.11% |
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Vicodin * :
|Mood swings||0.00%||0.00%||1.29%||9.05%||20.26%||26.72%||28.45%||14.22% |
Severity of Mood swings when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mood swings||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Mood swings ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mood swings||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (81 people, 29.35%)
- Depression (35 people, 12.68%)
- Anxiety (28 people, 10.14%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (24 people, 8.70%)
- Back pain (21 people, 7.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (52 people, 18.84%)
- Xanax (52 people, 18.84%)
- Ativan (45 people, 16.30%)
- Seroquel (45 people, 16.30%)
- Neurontin (42 people, 15.22%)
* 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 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 Proair Hfa, Adderall Xr 30, Effexor Xr, Seroquel Xr for a 23-year old woman with Asthma, Adhd, Bipolar, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Mood Swings
- 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
- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 20, Norco, Topamax for a 34-year old woman with ADD, Chronic Pain, Migraine. The patient has Ulcer - Stomach
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