Percocet and Gait disturbance - from FDA reports

Gait disturbance is found among people who take Percocet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Gait disturbance with Percocet. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 40,400 people who have side effects when taking Percocet from FDA , and is updated regularly.


On May, 05, 2018

40,400 people reported to have side effects when taking Percocet.
Among them, 1,203 people (2.98%) have Gait disturbance

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Percocet cause Gait disturbance?

Time on Percocet when people have Gait disturbance *:

  • < 1 month: 37.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 43.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.75 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Gait disturbance when taking Percocet *:

  • female: 66.98 %
  • male: 33.02 %

Age of people who have Gait disturbance when taking Percocet *:

  • 0-1: 0.1 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.52 %
  • 20-29: 1.88 %
  • 30-39: 6.58 %
  • 40-49: 16.7 %
  • 50-59: 30.48 %
  • 60+: 43.74 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety: 104 people, 8.65%
  • Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 97 people, 8.06%
  • High Blood Pressure: 92 people, 7.65%
  • Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 83 people, 6.90%
  • Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 81 people, 6.73%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa: 404 people, 33.58%
  • Oxycontin: 303 people, 25.19%
  • Neurontin: 259 people, 21.53%
  • Aredia: 249 people, 20.70%
  • Lasix: 246 people, 20.45%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness: 497 people, 41.31%
  • Stress And Anxiety: 471 people, 39.15%
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 415 people, 34.50%
  • Joint Pain: 395 people, 32.83%
  • Fall: 376 people, 31.26%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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