Allopurinol and Water retention - from FDA reports
Water retention is found among people who take Allopurinol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Primary pulmonary hypertension. This review analyzes which people have Water retention with Allopurinol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 81,359 people who have side effects when taking Allopurinol from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 28, 2017
81,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 510 people (0.63%) have Water Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Allopurinol when people have Water Retention *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 100 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Water Retention when taking Allopurinol *:
- female: 43 %
- male: 57 %
Age of people who have Water Retention when taking Allopurinol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.72 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.17 %
- 40-49: 6.04 %
- 50-59: 19.81 %
- 60+: 71.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (83 people, 16.27%)
- Multiple Myeloma (48 people, 9.41%)
- Gout (43 people, 8.43%)
- High Blood Pressure (30 people, 5.88%)
- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (27 people, 5.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (121 people, 23.73%)
- Furosemide (76 people, 14.90%)
- Coumadin (58 people, 11.37%)
- Letairis (57 people, 11.18%)
- Lipitor (48 people, 9.41%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (124 people, 24.31%)
- Weight Increased (99 people, 19.41%)
- Oedema Peripheral (92 people, 18.04%)
- Fatigue (68 people, 13.33%)
- Weakness (54 people, 10.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Water retention when taking Allopurinol?
Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 83,261 users)
Water retention has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 38,287 Water retention patients).
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