Review: could Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride cause Gout?


Gout is reported only by a few people who take Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride. We study 2,163 people who have side effects while taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Gout. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout and more.

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Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride

Diphenhydramine hydrochloride has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 4,641 users)


Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, gout, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 22,832 Gout patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

2,163 people reported to have side effects when taking Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride.
Among them, 1 person (0.05%) has Gout

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Diphenhydramine hydrochloride cause Gout?

Gender of people who have Gout when taking Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Gout when taking Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Voriconazole (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Tamsulosin Hcl (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Prochlorperazine (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Lisinopril (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Acetaminophen (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Renal Failure Acute (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Haemoglobin Decreased (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Dehydration (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Clostridial Infection (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Chromaturia (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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