Review: could Vicodin cause Shaking palsy (Parkinson's disease)?
Summary: 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 Prevacid, and have Stress and anxiety.
We study 32,576 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 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 35,336 Vicodin 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 24,118 Shaking palsy patients)
On Mar, 11, 2015: 32,576 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 38 people (0.12%) have Shaking Palsy.
Time on Vicodin when people have Shaking palsy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Shaking palsy||80.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Shaking palsy when taking Vicodin * :
|Shaking palsy||65.12%||34.88% |
Age of people who have Shaking palsy when taking Vicodin * :
|Shaking palsy||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.06%||27.27%||66.67% |
Severity of Shaking palsy when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shaking palsy||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Shaking palsy ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Shaking palsy||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (12 people, 31.58%)
- Pain (9 people, 23.68%)
- Antidepressant therapy (9 people, 23.68%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 21.05%)
- Arthritis (8 people, 21.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prevacid (18 people, 47.37%)
- Metoclopramide (16 people, 42.11%)
- Prednisone (15 people, 39.47%)
- Sinemet (14 people, 36.84%)
- Plaquenil (14 people, 36.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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