Review: could Gout cause Itching?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 25, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 7,008 people who have Gout. Among them, 187 experience Itching. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Gout (latest reports from 53,623 patients) is typically treated by Allopurinol, Colchicine, Indomethacin, Uloric, Colcrys, Indocin.
Itching (latest reports from 515,544 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 20, 2014: 7,001 people who have gout are studied. Among them, 185 (2.64%) have Itching.
Gender of people who have gout and experienced Itching * :
Age of people who have gout and experienced Itching * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (68 people, 36.76%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (34 people, 18.38%)
- Diabetes mellitus (28 people, 15.14%)
- Hypothyroidism (18 people, 9.73%)
- Blood pressure (16 people, 8.65%)
- Atrial fibrillation (15 people, 8.11%)
- Cardiac disorder (13 people, 7.03%)
- High density lipoprotein decreased (12 people, 6.49%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (12 people, 6.49%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (12 people, 6.49%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Allopurinol (151 people, 81.62%)
- Aspirin (48 people, 25.95%)
- Colchicine (37 people, 20.00%)
- Niaspan (33 people, 17.84%)
- Fish oil (26 people, 14.05%)
- Lisinopril (25 people, 13.51%)
- Synthroid (21 people, 11.35%)
- Furosemide (19 people, 10.27%)
- Lasix (18 people, 9.73%)
- Lipitor (17 people, 9.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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itching.for approx same amt. of time. Cannot afford brand.
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From this study (5 days ago):
mainly on back with acne like bumps that scab when picked. also on buttocks hips and back of upper legs
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