Allopurinol and Mouth ulceration - from FDA reports
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 Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Mouth ulceration 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 Aug, 22, 2017
84,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 268 people (0.32%) have Mouth ulceration
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Allopurinol when people have Mouth ulceration *:
- < 1 month: 68.42 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.32 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.26 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol *:
- female: 43.87 %
- male: 56.13 %
Age of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Allopurinol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.47 %
- 30-39: 4.94 %
- 40-49: 10.7 %
- 50-59: 34.98 %
- 60+: 46.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (33 people, 12.31%)
- Metastases To Bone (26 people, 9.70%)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (24 people, 8.96%)
- High Blood Pressure (21 people, 7.84%)
- Cuts And Puncture Wounds (16 people, 5.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (74 people, 27.61%)
- Zometa (70 people, 26.12%)
- Ambien (62 people, 23.13%)
- Protonix (53 people, 19.78%)
- Levaquin (50 people, 18.66%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (85 people, 31.72%)
- Osteomyelitis (70 people, 26.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (67 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (65 people, 24.25%)
- Fatigue (62 people, 23.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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