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Review: could Nyquil cause Gout?





Summary: Gout is reported only by a few people who take Nyquil.

We study 750 people who have side effects while taking Nyquil from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Gout. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Nyquil and have Gout >>>

Nyquil

Nyquil has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in common cold. (view latest outcomes from 1,135 users)

Gout

Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, pain, diabetes.(latest reports from Gout 12,602 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 749 people reported to have side effects when taking Nyquil. Among them, 2 people (0.27%) have Gout.

Trend of Gout in Nyquil reports

Time on Nyquil when people have Gout * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Gout50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Gout when taking Nyquil * :

FemaleMale
Gout0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Gout when taking Nyquil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Gout0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Severity of Gout when taking Nyquil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Gout50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Gout ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Gout0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Atrial fibrillation/flutter (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Lower cholesterol (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Hypertension (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Acid reflux (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Cold symptoms (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Asa (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Niaspan (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Lisinopril (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Flecainide acetate (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Sertraline (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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