Allopurinol and Diarrhoea - from FDA reports
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 Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhoea 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, 17, 2017
84,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 4,394 people (5.23%) have Diarrhoea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Allopurinol when people have Diarrhoea *:
- < 1 month: 41.41 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.97 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.38 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.74 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.07 %
- 10+ years: 1.35 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Allopurinol *:
- female: 38.57 %
- male: 61.43 %
Age of people who have Diarrhoea when taking Allopurinol *:
- 0-1: 0.03 %
- 2-9: 0.19 %
- 10-19: 0.47 %
- 20-29: 1.36 %
- 30-39: 1.58 %
- 40-49: 5.89 %
- 50-59: 16.85 %
- 60+: 73.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (635 people, 14.45%)
- Multiple Myeloma (440 people, 10.01%)
- Preventive Health Care (301 people, 6.85%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (247 people, 5.62%)
- Pain (215 people, 4.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (640 people, 14.57%)
- Aspirin (540 people, 12.29%)
- Furosemide (451 people, 10.26%)
- Revlimid (326 people, 7.42%)
- Lisinopril (322 people, 7.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,038 people, 23.62%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (912 people, 20.76%)
- Fatigue (836 people, 19.03%)
- Fever (648 people, 14.75%)
- Dehydration (639 people, 14.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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