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Review: could Allopurinol cause Mouth ulceration (Mouth ulcers)?

Summary: Mouth ulceration 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 Gout.

We study 50,550 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

Allopurinol (latest outcomes from 51,436 users) has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout.

Trend of allopurinol reports

Mouth ulceration

Mouth ulceration (mouth ulcers) (latest reports from 9,889 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, high blood pressure.

Trend of Mouth ulceration reports

On Oct, 31, 2014: 50,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 237 people (0.47%) have Mouth Ulceration.

Trend of Mouth ulceration in Allopurinol reports

Time on Allopurinol when people have Mouth ulceration * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Mouth ulceration72.73%9.09%0.00%9.09%9.09%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol * :

FemaleMale
Mouth ulceration41.45%58.55%

Age of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Mouth ulceration0.00%0.00%0.00%2.18%4.37%10.48%34.06%48.91%

Severity of Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Mouth ulceration0.00%25.00%75.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Mouth ulceration ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Mouth ulceration0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gout (42 people, 17.72%)
  2. Osteoporosis (32 people, 13.50%)
  3. Systemic lupus erythematosus (24 people, 10.13%)
  4. Metastases to bone (21 people, 8.86%)
  5. Open wound (16 people, 6.75%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (78 people, 32.91%)
  2. Zometa (62 people, 26.16%)
  3. Ambien (57 people, 24.05%)
  4. Protonix (49 people, 20.68%)
  5. Levaquin (48 people, 20.25%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 25 year old woman who has High Levels Of Uric Acid, Nasea , and takes Allopurinol, Reglan)
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    (Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Mouth Ulcers, and takes Rituxan)
    24 hr. after last rituxan tx. developed horrible mouth uclers - mouth skin looked liked hanging chads in the mouth. 8 l/2 months later everything 17 specialists can think of have not worked...Any suggestions. Help this is awful

  • 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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