Review: could Allopurinol cause Diarrhoea (Diarrhea)?
Summary: Diarrhoea 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 High blood pressure.
We study 50,583 people who have side effects while taking Allopurinol from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,427 have Diarrhoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhoea 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)
Diarrhoea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 170,840 Diarrhoea patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 50,579 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 2,850 people (5.63%) have Diarrhoea.
Time on Allopurinol when people have Diarrhoea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
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 (353 people, 12.39%)
- Multiple myeloma (260 people, 9.12%)
- Gout (223 people, 7.82%)
- Prophylaxis (133 people, 4.67%)
- Hyperuricaemia (129 people, 4.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (674 people, 23.65%)
- Lasix (519 people, 18.21%)
- Furosemide (443 people, 15.54%)
- Lisinopril (285 people, 10.00%)
- Prednisone (258 people, 9.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Magnesium for a 59-year old woman with Hypomagnesemia. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of drug interactions between Simvastatin, Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide for a 49-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Diarrhoea Aggravated, Skin Discolouration, Runny Nose
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 53-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of side effects of Cyclogyl for a 52-year old woman with Eye Redness. The patient has Diarrhoea
Recent Allopurinol related drug comparison:
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