Gout is found among people who take Niaspan, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High density lipoprotein decreased . We study 39,573 people who have side effects while taking Niaspan from FDA and social media. Among them, 199 have Gout. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout and more.
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Niaspan has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niaspan 43,765 users)
Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, gout, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis (latest reports from 22,828 Gout patients).
On Sep, 19, 2016
39,573 people reported to have side effects when taking Niaspan.
Among them, 199 people (0.5%) have Gout
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I am a male, 59 years old. I was diagnosed work chronic kidney disease stage 2 (mild). Kidney specialist prescribed valsartan to lower a slightly elevated blood pressure. After a week I incurred a gout episode. The doctor said it was only a coincidence. I'm sorry but I don't believe him after reading some of the side effects.
I am a 71 year old Caucasian male. I have had CLL since 1992 and type 2 Diabetes for 4 years. The CLL has remained at stage 0 without treatment. I have had several difficult bouts of bacterial infections as side issues. My diabetes is controlled most of the time with both oral med (tradjenta), long lasting and rapid acting insulin. Frequently my blood glucose will become very difficult to control and my A1C (6.5) and blood sugar measurements (Avg around 150) have not appeared to be in a correct relationship with each other. My diabetes educator questioned a possible relationship with my very high blood counts and I have been unsuccessfully searching for any published relationship between the CLL related white and red cell counts and the strange blood sugar measurements
I am a male, 59 years old. I was diagnosed work chronic kidney disease stage 2 (mild). Kidney specialist prescribed valsartan to lower a slightly elevated blood pressure. After a week I incurred a gout episode. The doctor said it was only a coincidence. I'm sorry but I don't believe him after ...
My 53 year old husband has a platelet count of 22 as of his last blood test. That is the only thing on his blood work that is out of the normal range. MRI showed normal liver and spleen. We are awaiting test results for his bone marrow biopsy and aspiration. He has had bouts with gout over ...
I have had gout before but never with a stress fracture like I have now. Dr gave me no meds for the gout and said to let it run its course but it's been 6 days of severe pain an no walking at all as I can put no weight on it. Will this ever heal? I am 60 have a pacemaker and well controlled ...
I have been on carvediol for almost a year. Recently ran out and could not get the prescription filled for about 10 days. Once I did get prescription and began taking carvediol again u begin to notice a tenderness on the side of my right foot ball of the big toe and some unusual pains in my ...
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