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Related topic: Tylenol, Gout

Review: could Tylenol cause Gout?

Summary: Gout could be caused by Tylenol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Vioxx, and have Pain.

We study 52,984 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

Tylenol (latest outcomes from 55,557 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain.

Gout

Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) (latest reports from 56,529 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, pain, acupuncture and pain.

On Apr, 9, 2014: 52,940 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 189 people (0.36%) have Gout. They amount to 0.34% of all the 56,384 people who have Gout on eHealthMe.

Trend of Gout in Tylenol reports

Time on Tylenol when people have Gout * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Gout0.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%60.00%20.00%

Gender of people who have Gout when taking Tylenol * :

FemaleMale
Gout44.50%55.50%

Age of people who have Gout when taking Tylenol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Gout0.63%0.00%0.63%0.00%3.14%4.40%13.21%77.99%

Severity of Gout when taking Tylenol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Gout0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Gout ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (36 people, 19.05%)
  2. Hypertension (21 people, 11.11%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (19 people, 10.05%)
  4. Arthritis (18 people, 9.52%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (15 people, 7.94%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (72 people, 38.10%)
  2. Lasix (60 people, 31.75%)
  3. Aspirin (53 people, 28.04%)
  4. Coumadin (41 people, 21.69%)
  5. Plavix (34 people, 17.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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