Review: could Allopurinol cause Cough?
Summary: Cough 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 Multiple myeloma.
We study 50,583 people who have side effects while taking Allopurinol from FDA and social media. Among them, 950 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from 51,468 Allopurinol users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 75,693 Cough patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 50,579 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 950 people (1.88%) have Cough.
Time on Allopurinol when people have Cough * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Allopurinol * :
Age of people who have Cough when taking Allopurinol * :
Severity of Cough when taking Allopurinol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Cough ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (124 people, 13.05%)
- Hypertension (102 people, 10.74%)
- Gout (57 people, 6.00%)
- Pain (53 people, 5.58%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (43 people, 4.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (270 people, 28.42%)
- Furosemide (155 people, 16.32%)
- Lasix (154 people, 16.21%)
- Lipitor (149 people, 15.68%)
- Zometa (115 people, 12.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Allopurinol for a 58-year old man with Gouty Arthritis. The patient has Hearing Loss
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- A study of drug interactions between Piroxicam, Ciprofloxacin for a 27-year old woman with Flu, Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Myalgia, Cough, Syncope Vasovagal
Recent Allopurinol related drug comparison:
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.
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