Review: Bone and joint pain in Allopurinol
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 9, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.9/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Bone and joint pain (Joint pain) by studying 47,611 people who take Allopurinol. We analyze: the time on Allopurinol when people have Bone and joint pain, gender and age of these people, the severity of Bone and joint pain, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Allopurinol. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Allopurinol (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout, chronic gouty arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Allopurinol include fever, weakness, renal failure acute, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Bone and joint pain
Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis.
On Dec, 9, 2013: 47,611 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 1,133 people (2.38%) have Bone And Joint Pain.
Time on Allopurinol when people have Bone and joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bone and joint pain||56.76%||10.81%||2.70%||18.92%||5.41%||2.70%||2.70% |
Gender of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Allopurinol * :
|Bone and joint pain||34.69%||65.31% |
Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Allopurinol * :
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.70%||0.90%||1.69%||12.45%||24.50%||59.76% |
Severity of Bone and joint pain when taking Allopurinol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||25.00%||62.50%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Bone and joint pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (126 people, 11.12%)
- Gout (124 people, 10.94%)
- Multiple myeloma (95 people, 8.38%)
- Pain (66 people, 5.83%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (61 people, 5.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (282 people, 24.89%)
- Lasix (223 people, 19.68%)
- Lipitor (166 people, 14.65%)
- Zometa (165 people, 14.56%)
- Coumadin (157 people, 13.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By Bobbo: Does my constant use of nicotene gum (2mg) affect the performance of allopurinol in treating my gout?
(for a 63 year old man who has Gouty Arthritis, and takes Allopurinol)
My gout does not seem to getting any better after 3 mos on 300mg/day of Allopurinal - wander if my Nicotine Gum habit is affecting this.
(Number of patients like Bobbo: 447)
- By Frustrated: Should joint pain subside in two weeks after stopping generic lipitor?
(for a 71 year old woman who has Joint Pain, and takes Atorvastatin Calcium)
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Severe pain in the joints of both thumbs.
(Number of patients like Frustrated: 1,860)
- By Dhowen: Will aoolprinol increase my creatine level
(for a 83 year old man who has Neuropathy Peripheral, High Creatine Level, and takes Allopurinol, Lyrica)
Foot pain, stage 2 kidney disease and recent laminectomy. Weakness of legs and foot pain inhibit ability to exercise via walking and bicycling. Stage 2 kidney disease caused me to switch from allopurinol to Lyrica. Do not tolerate side effects very well of Lyrica dosage of 75 mg, twice a day. Lyric ...
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