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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 50,559 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

Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 51,444 users)

Cough

Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Cough 75,606 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 50,550 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 950 people (1.88%) have Cough.

Trend of Cough in Allopurinol reports

Time on Allopurinol when people have Cough * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cough57.69%25.00%13.46%3.85%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Allopurinol * :

FemaleMale
Cough28.16%71.84%

Age of people who have Cough when taking Allopurinol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.00%1.82%0.24%0.36%3.27%7.14%20.82%66.34%

Severity of Cough when taking Allopurinol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough0.00%40.00%60.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Cough ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Cough0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (124 people, 13.05%)
  2. Hypertension (102 people, 10.74%)
  3. Gout (57 people, 6.00%)
  4. Pain (53 people, 5.58%)
  5. Chronic myeloid leukaemia (43 people, 4.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (270 people, 28.42%)
  2. Furosemide (155 people, 16.32%)
  3. Lasix (154 people, 16.21%)
  4. Lipitor (149 people, 15.68%)
  5. Zometa (115 people, 12.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 78 year old man who has Cough, and takes Velcade)
    Been taking Velicade for 5 yrs never had problems before. Being treated for MM
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    (Asked by a 25 year old woman who has High Levels Of Uric Acid, Nasea , and takes Allopurinol, Reglan)
    I need to know if i can take reglan and allopurinol together. I have nasea and uric acid problems and i am tierd of feeling like vomiting and i dont know what to take for nasea and wont interract with allopurinol thank you.
  • My mom is 88. she takes lexapro in the evening. she wakes up hallucinating. it's starting to get to her. what should i try for her?
    (Asked by a 88 year old woman who has Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Dementia (controlled), and takes Multivitamin, Lipitor, Claritin, Allopurinol, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Namenda Xr, Aricept, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Bystolic, Lexapro)
    My mom has been taking Lexapro for about 2 1/2 to 3 months. She was taking it in the morning and her therapist felt it was making her drowsy. I began giving it to her before bed, and I believe that is when she started waking up during the night with hallucinations. I'm not sure if they are vivid ...
  • I have an enlarged liver...could i use buprenorphine?
    (Asked by a 33 year old woman who has Enlarged Liver, and takes Allopurinol, Metformin, Lyrica, Morphine)
    I want to know if i can take buprenorphine with an enlarged liver
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    (Asked by a 85 year old man who has Bleeding 4 Attacks, DVT, and takes Allopurinol, Warfarin Sodium)
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