Gout and Shingles - from FDA reports
Shingles is found among people with Gout, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Allopurinol and have High blood pressure. We study 51 people who have Shingles and Gout from FDA. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) can be treated by Allopurinol, Indomethacin, Uloric, Colcrys, Indocin (latest reports from 22,904 Gout patients)
Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, crohn's disease (latest reports from 36,831 Shingles patients).
On Feb, 01, 2017
51 people who have Gout and Shingles are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Gout and experience Shingles *:
- female: 34.04 %
- male: 65.96 %
Age of people who have Gout and experience Shingles *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 15.56 %
- 50-59: 8.89 %
- 60+: 75.56 %
Top co-existing conditions for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (22 people, 43.14%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (9 people, 17.65%)
- Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 15.69%)
- Primary Myelofibrosis (7 people, 13.73%)
- Diabetes (7 people, 13.73%)
Most common drugs for these people *:
- Allopurinol (21 people, 41.18%)
- Vitamin D (10 people, 19.61%)
- Synthroid (9 people, 17.65%)
- Lisinopril (9 people, 17.65%)
- Humira (9 people, 17.65%)
Top symptoms for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 19.61%)
- Pneumonia (9 people, 17.65%)
- Oedema Peripheral (9 people, 17.65%)
- Itching (9 people, 17.65%)
- Breathing Difficulty (9 people, 17.65%)
* 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.
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