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OxyContin

Side Effects

List OxyContin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with OxyContin:

Common side effects of OxyContin:

  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling FaintLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of OxyContin:

  • Spasm of a Bile Duct TractSevere
  • Widening of Blood VesselsSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe

Rare side effects of OxyContin:

  • A Spasm of the LarynxSevere
  • Abnormal Increase in Muscle ToneSevere
  • Blocked Bowels with No MovementSevere
  • Blood Clot in VeinSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Collapsed Portion of LungSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergySevere
  • InjurySevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Lung Failure causing Loss of BreathSevere
  • Periods of Not BreathingSevere
  • Problems with CirculationSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • ShockSevere
  • Significant Decrease in Lung FunctionSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Vocal Cord SwellingSevere
  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsLess Severe
  • Cannot Empty BladderLess Severe
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Difficulty SwallowingLess Severe
  • Extreme Sense of Well BeingLess Severe
  • Feeling RestlessLess Severe
  • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Insufficiency of the Hypothalamus and Pituitary GlandLess Severe
  • Lazy EyeLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Migraine HeadacheLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe
  • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

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CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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