Vicodin and Sepsis - from FDA reports


Summary

Sepsis 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Sepsis with Vicodin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,979 people who have side effects when taking Vicodin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Vicodin and have Sepsis, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Vicodin and have Sepsis

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Dec, 05, 2017

43,979 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin.
Among them, 775 people (1.76%) have Sepsis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vicodin cause Sepsis?

Time on Vicodin when people have Sepsis *:

  • < 1 month: 80.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 6.67 %

Gender of people who have Sepsis when taking Vicodin *:

  • female: 54.5 %
  • male: 45.5 %

Age of people who have Sepsis when taking Vicodin *:

  • 0-1: 0.3 %
  • 2-9: 0.15 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.9 %
  • 30-39: 4.65 %
  • 40-49: 11.69 %
  • 50-59: 30.58 %
  • 60+: 51.72 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (90 people, 11.61%)
  • Metastases To Bone (65 people, 8.39%)
  • Depression (64 people, 8.26%)
  • High Blood Pressure (57 people, 7.35%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (55 people, 7.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (196 people, 25.29%)
  • Lasix (182 people, 23.48%)
  • Prednisone (170 people, 21.94%)
  • Neurontin (154 people, 19.87%)
  • Zofran (152 people, 19.61%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fever (226 people, 29.16%)
  • Pneumonia (212 people, 27.35%)
  • Anaemia (211 people, 27.23%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (199 people, 25.68%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (185 people, 23.87%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.

Want to find out more about the FDA reports used in the study? You can request them from FDA.

Do you have Sepsis when taking Vicodin?

Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredients

Sepsis and drugs with ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate.

Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMe

Sepsis and Vicodin from FDA and eHealthMe reports

Vicodin

Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Vicodin 47,846 users)

Sepsis

Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, preventive health care (latest reports from 69,594 Sepsis patients).

Browse all side effects of Vicodin

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Sepsis

Sepsis

Could your condition cause Sepsis

Sepsis

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Vicodin and have Sepsis.

Questions to the study

More questions >