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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

Allopurinol (latest outcomes from 51,432 users) has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout.

Trend of allopurinol reports

Edema

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.

Trend of Edema reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 50,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 367 people (0.73%) have Edema.

Trend of Edema in Allopurinol reports

Time on Allopurinol when people have Edema * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Edema29.41%11.76%0.00%47.06%5.88%5.88%0.00%

Gender of people who have Edema when taking Allopurinol * :

FemaleMale
Edema51.37%48.63%

Age of people who have Edema when taking Allopurinol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Edema0.00%0.00%0.00%0.33%1.00%5.98%35.55%57.14%

Severity of Edema when taking Allopurinol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Edema0.00%40.00%60.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Edema ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Edema0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gout (72 people, 19.62%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (67 people, 18.26%)
  3. Anxiety (36 people, 9.81%)
  4. Osteoporosis (36 people, 9.81%)
  5. Metastases to bone (35 people, 9.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (167 people, 45.50%)
  2. Aredia (152 people, 41.42%)
  3. Aspirin (135 people, 36.78%)
  4. Lasix (93 people, 25.34%)
  5. Prilosec (87 people, 23.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (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)
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    (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 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. Example 197/112

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