Review: could Gout cause Fatigue?
Summary: Fatigue could be caused by Gout, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Allopurinol.
We study 7,020 people who have Gout from FDA and social media. Among them, 346 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now, it's anonymous, simple & free >>>
Gout (latest reports from 56,529 patients) is typically treated by Allopurinol, Colchicine, Indomethacin, Uloric, Colcrys, Indocin.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,536,659 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 7,017 people who have gout are studied. Among them, 348 (4.96%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.02% of all the 1,534,885 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have gout and experienced Fatigue * :
Age of people who have gout and experienced Fatigue * :
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (126 people, 36.21%)
- Diabetes mellitus (38 people, 10.92%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (38 people, 10.92%)
- Atrial fibrillation (37 people, 10.63%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (36 people, 10.34%)
- Depression (30 people, 8.62%)
- Pain (29 people, 8.33%)
- Prophylaxis (29 people, 8.33%)
- Osteoporosis (27 people, 7.76%)
- Nausea (27 people, 7.76%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Allopurinol (245 people, 70.40%)
- Aspirin (87 people, 25.00%)
- Colchicine (59 people, 16.95%)
- Lisinopril (45 people, 12.93%)
- Lasix (41 people, 11.78%)
- Furosemide (39 people, 11.21%)
- Indocin (35 people, 10.06%)
- Simvastatin (33 people, 9.48%)
- Vioxx (32 people, 9.20%)
- Pradaxa (30 people, 8.62%)
* 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.
Related topic: Gout, Fatigue
You can also:
Common treatments for Gout and their efficacy:
Could your drug cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (6 months ago):
dieting for months. Eats one meal a day.
From this study (2 years ago):
Initial Uric Acid level 7.5 mg/dl. Mild-moderate gout symptoms.
From this study (4 years ago):
extremely lethargic and always feel like sleeping. Weight gain
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Gout, Fatigue
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Are fm and premature menopause linked
I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia at 17. I coped really well with it until I tragically lost my sister, met and married my husband and had a child all in one year. The trauma and also overload of emotions including PND seemed to ramp up all my symptoms. I do not work, I am a SAHM to 3. I rest as oft ...
- Epilepsy and depression drug side effects
42yo male having infrequent seizures since he was 19yo.
Was recently placed on Neurontin and Topamax after a single seizure. This combination of meds appeared to increase the frequency of seizures ( from 1 every few years unmedicated, to 1 every month ). Dosage being increased after each seizure. ...
- Isoniazid: the downside continued
I also have extreme fatigue. I can sleep 8 hours and then take a 4 hour nap. I have dizziness which seems to be increasing in the last few weeks. I have nausea on and off. I have diarrhea in the morning 45 minutes after taking it. Then I am mostly constipated for the rest of the day. It seems ...
More reviews for: Gout, Fatigue
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.