Review: could Vicodin cause Tooth Loss?


Tooth loss is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer . We study 35,391 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 315 have Tooth loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Tooth loss and more.

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Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Vicodin 40,314 users)

Tooth Loss

Tooth loss has been reported by people with vaginal discharge, back pain, high blood pressure, breathing difficulty (latest reports from 5,791 Tooth loss patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

35,391 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin.
Among them, 315 people (0.89%) have Tooth Loss

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vicodin cause Tooth loss?

Time on Vicodin when people have Tooth Loss *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 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 Tooth Loss when taking Vicodin *:

  • female: 77 %
  • male: 23 %

Age of people who have Tooth Loss when taking Vicodin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.4 %
  • 10-19: 0.4 %
  • 20-29: 1.2 %
  • 30-39: 6.83 %
  • 40-49: 21.29 %
  • 50-59: 27.31 %
  • 60+: 42.57 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (66 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (62 people)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (27 people)
  • Osteopenia (26 people)
  • Pain (25 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (262 people)
  • Aredia (157 people)
  • Ambien (106 people)
  • Clindamycin (104 people)
  • Percocet (90 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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