Allopurinol and Coronary artery disease - from FDA reports
Coronary artery disease is found among people who take Allopurinol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Coronary artery disease with Allopurinol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,020 people who have side effects when taking Allopurinol from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 29, 2017
84,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 557 people (0.66%) have Coronary artery disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Allopurinol when people have Coronary artery disease *:
- < 1 month: 9.09 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
- 5 - 10 years: 18.18 %
- 10+ years: 45.45 %
Gender of people who have Coronary artery disease when taking Allopurinol *:
- female: 22.79 %
- male: 77.21 %
Age of people who have Coronary artery disease when taking Allopurinol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.43 %
- 40-49: 6.22 %
- 50-59: 25.32 %
- 60+: 68.03 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (93 people, 16.70%)
- Multiple Myeloma (69 people, 12.39%)
- Diabetes (59 people, 10.59%)
- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (58 people, 10.41%)
- Hyperuricaemia (42 people, 7.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (174 people, 31.24%)
- Lipitor (109 people, 19.57%)
- Lasix (108 people, 19.39%)
- Plavix (98 people, 17.59%)
- Lisinopril (98 people, 17.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (150 people, 26.93%)
- Heart Attack (148 people, 26.57%)
- Chest Pain (148 people, 26.57%)
- Breathing Difficulty (145 people, 26.03%)
- High Blood Pressure (132 people, 23.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Just started Allopurinol regime (300mg/day). Only noticeable side effect is slight pins and needles feeling in my hands and feet. Never experience numbness or any loss of feeling just this vague pins and needles. Doctor isn't too concerned and I have seen where new users may feel this. Just ...
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I have been on 25mg carvedilol Twice a day for 5 years. For heart failure likely as result of chemo drug. I had a first time episode of gout a few days ago. Saw my Dr today and am starting on allopurin 10omg 1x /day for one week, then 200 mg 1x /day for 2,weeks and then 300mg 1x/ day Just ...