Vicodin and Shaking palsy - from FDA reports
Shaking palsy 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 Sinemet, and have Stress and anxiety . We study 42,317 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA. Among them, 48 have Shaking palsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Shaking palsy 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)
Shaking palsy (disorder of the central nervous system characterized by tremor and impaired muscular coordination) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 37,856 Shaking palsy patients).
On Feb, 04, 2017
42,317 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin.
Among them, 48 people (0.11%) have Shaking Palsy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vicodin when people have Shaking Palsy *:
- < 1 month: 75 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shaking Palsy when taking Vicodin *:
- female: 68.75 %
- male: 31.25 %
Age of people who have Shaking Palsy when taking Vicodin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 3.12 %
- 50-59: 28.12 %
- 60+: 68.75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (11 people, 22.92%)
- Depression (11 people, 22.92%)
- Sleep Disorder (9 people, 18.75%)
- Osteoporosis (9 people, 18.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Sinemet (15 people, 31.25%)
- Prevacid (14 people, 29.17%)
- Metoclopramide (12 people, 25.00%)
- Prednisone (11 people, 22.92%)
- Zoloft (10 people, 20.83%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (26 people, 54.17%)
- Stress And Anxiety (25 people, 52.08%)
- Fall (22 people, 45.83%)
- Dizziness (17 people, 35.42%)
- Nausea (16 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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