Review: could Bumetanide cause Gout?


Gout is found among people who take Bumetanide, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Allopurinol, and have Prostate cancer . We study 5,068 people who have side effects while taking Bumetanide from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Gout. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout and more.

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Bumetanide has active ingredients of bumetanide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Bumetanide 5,216 users)


Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 15,437 Gout patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

5,068 people reported to have side effects when taking Bumetanide.
Among them, 52 people (1.03%) have Gout

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Bumetanide cause Gout?

Time on Bumetanide when people have Gout *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 50 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Gout when taking Bumetanide *:

  • female: 38.46 %
  • male: 61.54 %

Age of people who have Gout when taking Bumetanide *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 11.36 %
  • 50-59: 13.64 %
  • 60+: 75.0 %

Severity if Gout when taking Bumetanide **:

  • least: 100 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Gout **:

  • while on drug: 100 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer (12 people)
  • Fluid Retention (6 people)
  • Cardiac Failure (5 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (4 people)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Allopurinol (23 people)
  • Taxotere (12 people)
  • Protonix (12 people)
  • Proscar (12 people)
  • Lasix (12 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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