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Review: could Allopurinol cause Edema (Swelling)?
Summary: Edema is found among people who take Allopurinol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Gout.
We study 50,550 people who have side effects while taking Allopurinol from FDA and social media. Among them, 405 have Edema. Find out below who they are, when they have Edema and more.
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Allopurinol (latest outcomes from 51,432 users) has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout.
Edema (excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body) (latest reports from 183,086 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, osteoporosis, metastases to bone.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 50,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 367 people (0.73%) have Edema.
Time on Allopurinol when people have Edema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Edema when taking Allopurinol * :
Age of people who have Edema when taking Allopurinol * :
Severity of Edema when taking Allopurinol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Edema ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gout (72 people, 19.62%)
- Multiple myeloma (67 people, 18.26%)
- Anxiety (36 people, 9.81%)
- Osteoporosis (36 people, 9.81%)
- Metastases to bone (35 people, 9.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (167 people, 45.50%)
- Aredia (152 people, 41.42%)
- Aspirin (135 people, 36.78%)
- Lasix (93 people, 25.34%)
- Prilosec (87 people, 23.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Can i take reglan and allopurinol together
(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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(Asked by a 75 year old man who has High Blood Pressure, and takes Allopurinol, Benazepril Hydrochloride, Crestor, Doxazosin Mesylate, Labetalol Hydrochloride, Omeprazole, Oxycodone, Xarelto)
I had a stroke (TIA) TWO MONTHS AGO AND MY DOCTOR PUT ME ON A BLOOD THINNER
XARELTO and my blood pressure is always high now.
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