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Review: could Allopurinol cause Thin blood?

We study 50,512 people who have side effects while taking Allopurinol from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,459 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.

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Allopurinol

Allopurinol (latest outcomes from 51,389 users) has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout.

Thin blood

Thin blood (latest reports from 236,785 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, schizophrenia.

On Jul, 18, 2014: 50,509 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol. Among them, 1,459 people (2.89%) have Thin Blood. They amount to 0.62% of all the 234,320 people who have Thin Blood on eHealthMe.

Trend of Thin blood in Allopurinol reports

Time on Allopurinol when people have Thin blood * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Thin blood36.59%44.88%4.88%5.85%6.83%0.49%0.49%

Gender of people who have Thin blood when taking Allopurinol * :

FemaleMale
Thin blood33.11%66.89%

Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Allopurinol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Thin blood0.00%0.49%1.34%2.75%2.26%4.51%13.53%75.12%

Severity of Thin blood when taking Allopurinol ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Thin blood ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (300 people, 20.56%)
  2. Prophylaxis (165 people, 11.31%)
  3. Hypertension (125 people, 8.57%)
  4. Hyperuricaemia (98 people, 6.72%)
  5. Chronic myeloid leukaemia (71 people, 4.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (252 people, 17.27%)
  2. Aspirin (196 people, 13.43%)
  3. Velcade (193 people, 13.23%)
  4. Furosemide (176 people, 12.06%)
  5. Revlimid (148 people, 10.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Also have decreased kidney function 25% of kidneys are functioning. When I went in the hospital in May 2014 , 2 small blood clots were found ( lung and also in right leg ) Plus I had Gout and continued to have pain in the knee and swelling in right leg. Now I am ok, but still taking 5 mg of prednisone (for a 10 day period) I was taking prednisone while in the hospital as well and after when I returned home continued. I went to the Rheumatologist and he didnt like the way the hospital dispensed the medication. (He said it took too long the way it had been prescribed) So he told me not to continue it that way and to follow it his way so he increased the dosage to 40 mg and then tapered to 20 and then to 10 mg. off for a total 6 days, but i was still in pain in my knee and swelling. He told me to continue for a 10 day period 5 mg. but i still had some pain and swelling. He told me to do another 10 day period with 5 mg . The reason is I had to be attack free in order to start my 50 mg of Allopurinol 3 times a week which I started today. I dont have any pain in my right leg but it still swells a little when I am walking a lot, but when I elevate it, swelling goes down and leg is normal. At night, I sleep with a pillow under my legs which helps. The other thing is my kidney doctor wants to put me on Calcitriol (Vit. D) He wants to do this in September and I want to know is this ok to take because of my "decreased kidney function"? My calcium blood level is 9.0 right now and previous blood reports Calcium levels were 9.2, 8.6, 9.4 and 9.1 Wouldnt this be considered a normal calcium level. I understand that too much calcium in the blood is not good. I also wanted to mention that I have high blood pressure for many years and when I went in the hospital, they took me off the High blood pressure medication Quinapril (20 mg) and I am still off it. I lost 15 lbs and BP pressure is about 130/70 but eventually Dr. wants to put me back on it. As for the Hyperparathyroidism which was was shown on my last blood test that i took. Is it possible that the Prednisone that I have been taking could have caused this? I appreciate any help you can give me on the above. Thank you.

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  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • During exertion, experience shortness of breath and burning in leg muscles. Observed low heart rate.

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