Review: could Allopurinol cause Bone And Joint Pain?


Summary

Bone and joint pain is found among people who take Allopurinol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gout . We study 58,296 people who have side effects while taking Allopurinol from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,424 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain and more.

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Allopurinol

Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 75,375 users)

Bone And Joint Pain

Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, drug ineffective, joint pain, stroke (latest reports from 200,602 Bone and joint pain patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

58,296 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 1,424 people (2.44%) have Bone And Joint Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Allopurinol cause Bone and joint pain?

Time on Allopurinol when people have Bone And Joint Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.31 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.77 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.38 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.77 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.85 %
  • 10+ years: 1.92 %

Gender of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Allopurinol *:

  • female: 36.27 %
  • male: 63.73 %

Age of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Allopurinol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.51 %
  • 20-29: 0.93 %
  • 30-39: 1.52 %
  • 40-49: 11.57 %
  • 50-59: 24.75 %
  • 60+: 60.73 %

Severity if Bone And Joint Pain when taking Allopurinol **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 16.67 %
  • severe: 75.0 %
  • most severe: 8.33 %

How people recovered from Bone And Joint Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 16.67 %
  • not yet: 83.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gout (189 people, 13.27%)
  • Hypertension (179 people, 12.57%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (114 people, 8.01%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (109 people, 7.65%)
  • Pain (90 people, 6.32%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (280 people, 19.66%)
  • Lasix (269 people, 18.89%)
  • Zometa (208 people, 14.61%)
  • Lipitor (188 people, 13.20%)
  • Furosemide (186 people, 13.06%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (390 people, 27.39%)
  • Fatigue (329 people, 23.10%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (315 people, 22.12%)
  • Dyspnoea (290 people, 20.37%)
  • Anxiety (283 people, 19.87%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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