Oxycontin and Irritability - from FDA reports
Irritability is found among people who take Oxycontin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Irritability with Oxycontin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 61,249 people who have side effects when taking Oxycontin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 24, 2017
61,249 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxycontin.
Among them, 718 people (1.17%) have Irritability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Oxycontin when people have Irritability *:
- < 1 month: 8.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.89 %
- 2 - 5 years: 37.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.44 %
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Oxycontin *:
- female: 37.94 %
- male: 62.06 %
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Oxycontin *:
- 0-1: 0.81 %
- 2-9: 0.81 %
- 10-19: 0.65 %
- 20-29: 5.18 %
- 30-39: 24.6 %
- 40-49: 40.94 %
- 50-59: 17.15 %
- 60+: 9.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (29 people, 4.04%)
- Back Pain (28 people, 3.90%)
- Quit Smoking (23 people, 3.20%)
- Neuralgia (22 people, 3.06%)
- Insomnia (18 people, 2.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (180 people, 25.07%)
- Xanax (178 people, 24.79%)
- Valium (169 people, 23.54%)
- Soma (133 people, 18.52%)
- Celebrex (117 people, 16.30%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (496 people, 69.08%)
- Drug Dependence (493 people, 68.66%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (477 people, 66.43%)
- Insomnia (409 people, 56.96%)
- Headache (401 people, 55.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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