Review: Diarrhoea in Allopurinol
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 29, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Diarrhoea (Diarrhea) by studying 47,611 people who take Allopurinol. We analyze: the time on Allopurinol when people have Diarrhoea, gender and age of these people, the severity of Diarrhoea, 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.
Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Nov, 28, 2013: 47,611 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 2,716 people (5.70%) have Diarrhoea.
Time on Allopurinol when people have Diarrhoea * :
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Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Allopurinol * :
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Allopurinol * :
Severity of Diarrhoea when taking Allopurinol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhoea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (333 people, 12.26%)
- Multiple myeloma (250 people, 9.20%)
- Gout (218 people, 8.03%)
- Product used for unknown indication (147 people, 5.41%)
- Prophylaxis (122 people, 4.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (655 people, 24.12%)
- Lasix (513 people, 18.89%)
- Furosemide (440 people, 16.20%)
- Lisinopril (277 people, 10.20%)
- Prednisone (255 people, 9.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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