Review: could Acetaminophen cause Joint swelling?
We study 69,426 people who have side effects while taking Acetaminophen from FDA and social media. Among them, 378 have Joint swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint swelling and more.
Stay connected: get help anytime and anywhere for people who take Acetaminophen and have Joint swelling >>>
Acetaminophen (latest outcomes from 70,691 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain.
Joint swelling (latest reports from 164,723 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 69,424 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen. Among them, 378 people (0.54%) have Joint Swelling. They amount to 0.23% of all the 164,304 people who have Joint Swelling on eHealthMe.
Time on Acetaminophen when people have Joint swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Joint swelling||41.18%||5.88%||0.00%||29.41%||23.53%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Joint swelling when taking Acetaminophen * :
|Joint swelling||62.15%||37.85% |
Age of people who have Joint swelling when taking Acetaminophen * :
|Joint swelling||0.00%||0.90%||3.29%||5.99%||7.19%||19.46%||16.47%||46.71% |
Severity of Joint swelling when taking Acetaminophen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Joint swelling||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Joint swelling ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Joint swelling||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (52 people, 13.76%)
- Pain (42 people, 11.11%)
- Multiple myeloma (20 people, 5.29%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 5.03%)
- Crohn's disease (17 people, 4.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (104 people, 27.51%)
- Zometa (65 people, 17.20%)
- Omeprazole (59 people, 15.61%)
- Folic acid (57 people, 15.08%)
- Prednisone (52 people, 13.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Randall Long (1 year ago):
Have a failed lower back fusion and been on low dose hydrocodone for 7 years. Last 3 years I have to have cortizone injections in my knees, and now the xrays shows bone to bone in my shoulder, Doc says its beyond cortizone and gives a numbing injections. Need a shoulder replacement. Is it from long term use of the pain meds or caffeine ?
In fairly good shape, not overweight. Thanks R.Long
Reply the comment
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.
You can also:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (2 weeks ago):
I've been diagnosed with sero-negative rheumatoid arthritis. I have only tested minimally positive on the anti-CCP test and had a slightly high SED rate. My most recent tests showed some slight elevation in some RA marker tests, but nothing really significant. My rheumatologist is now doubting whether I have RA or some other pain syndrome going on.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Acetaminophen, Joint swelling
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Penicillin vk induced drowsiness
I have been taking Penicillin VK and Acetaminophen for a severe pain I had been feeling in my ear. It's been 48 hours since I started taking them. Within the first 24 hours the pain had calmed down and I was feeling normal. However, since day 2 started, I have been feeling really drowsy. I keep fall ...
- Rocephin and levaquin drug interactions
I went to ER of local hospital because I was feeling puny, low energy for a while. I was on no meds, physical active all my life, yoga practiser, no crippling. I am late deafened, can speak clearly. This is a true case of attempted murder. I refused to admit myself after waiting 8 hours - I was refu ...
- Pain in the neck and arthritis after taking generic fosamax
I started taking Generic Fosamax about six months ago and last week i had a terrible neck pain and spasm. I went to my accupunturist and he did accupunture and massage, but the pain did not go away. Later that week, I noticed that I had a lot of pain every time I flexed my left knee, and later that ...
More reviews for: Acetaminophen, Joint swelling
On eHealthMe, Acetaminophen (acetaminophen) is often used for pain. Find out below the conditions Acetaminophen is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Acetaminophen used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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.