Review: could Allopurinol cause Mouth ulceration?
We study 50,519 people who have side effects while taking Allopurinol from FDA and social media. Among them, 237 have Mouth ulceration. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulceration and more.
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Allopurinol (latest outcomes from 51,403 users) has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout.
Mouth ulceration (mouth ulcers) (latest reports from 70,878 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, high blood pressure.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 50,518 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 237 people (0.47%) have Mouth Ulceration. They amount to 0.33% of all the 70,868 people who have Mouth Ulceration on eHealthMe.
Time on Allopurinol when people have Mouth ulceration * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mouth ulceration||72.73%||9.09%||0.00%||9.09%||9.09%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol * :
|Mouth ulceration||41.45%||58.55% |
Age of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol * :
|Mouth ulceration||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.18%||4.37%||10.48%||34.06%||48.91% |
Severity of Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mouth ulceration||0.00%||25.00%||75.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Mouth ulceration ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mouth ulceration||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gout (42 people, 17.72%)
- Osteoporosis (32 people, 13.50%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (24 people, 10.13%)
- Metastases to bone (21 people, 8.86%)
- Open wound (16 people, 6.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (78 people, 32.91%)
- Zometa (62 people, 26.16%)
- Ambien (57 people, 24.05%)
- Protonix (49 people, 20.68%)
- Levaquin (48 people, 20.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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