Review: Gout and Shingles
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 13, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Shingles (Herpes zoster) by studying 6,973 people who have Gout. We analyze the Gout patients by their gender and age, the severity of Shingles, drugs used, and common conditions other than Gout. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Gout is typically treated by Allopurinol, Colchicine, Indomethacin, Uloric, Colcrys, Indocin.
Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 6,969 people who have gout are studied. Among them, 22 (0.32%) have Shingles.
Gender of people who have gout and experienced Shingles * :
Age of people who have gout and experienced Shingles * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (13 people, 59.09%)
- Dyslipidaemia (6 people, 27.27%)
- Oesophageal disorder (5 people, 22.73%)
- Anxiety (5 people, 22.73%)
- Parophthalmia (5 people, 22.73%)
- Herpes zoster (5 people, 22.73%)
- Osteoarthritis (5 people, 22.73%)
- Blood pressure abnormal (3 people, 13.64%)
- Blood pressure (3 people, 13.64%)
- Pain (3 people, 13.64%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Allopurinol (20 people, 90.91%)
- Lisinopril (12 people, 54.55%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 40.91%)
- Cialis (7 people, 31.82%)
- Indomethacin (6 people, 27.27%)
- Simcor (6 people, 27.27%)
- Tricor (6 people, 27.27%)
- Niaspan (6 people, 27.27%)
- Alprazolam (5 people, 22.73%)
- Valtrex (5 people, 22.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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