Review: could Tylenol cause Gout?
Summary: Gout is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Pain.
We study 53,059 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 189 have Gout. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout and more.
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Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 55,639 Tylenol users)
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 13,678 Gout patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 53,057 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 189 people (0.36%) have Gout.
Time on Tylenol when people have Gout * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Gout when taking Tylenol * :
Age of people who have Gout when taking Tylenol * :
Severity of Gout when taking Tylenol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Gout ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (36 people, 19.05%)
- Hypertension (21 people, 11.11%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (19 people, 10.05%)
- Arthritis (18 people, 9.52%)
- Multiple myeloma (15 people, 7.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (72 people, 38.10%)
- Lasix (60 people, 31.75%)
- Aspirin (53 people, 28.04%)
- Coumadin (41 people, 21.69%)
- Plavix (34 people, 17.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Amlodipine Besylate for a 75-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body)
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 22-year old man with Amoxicillin. The patient has Blood Urine
Recent Tylenol related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Aleve, Zorvolex, Tylenol for a 67-year old man who has Back Pain
- Comparions of Acephen, Benazepril Hydrochloride, Lisinopril for a 60-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Aspirin, Tylenol, Aleve for a 67-year old woman who has Pain
- Comparions of Lisinopril, Acetaminophen, Metformin, Aspirin for a 69-year old man who has Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Ibuprofen, Paracetamol for a 41-year old man who has Diarrhoea
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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