Review: could Vicodin cause Gout?
Summary: Gout is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aredia, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 32,564 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 108 have Gout. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout and more.
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Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 35,329 Vicodin 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 13,649 Gout patients)
On Jan, 25, 2015: 32,564 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 108 people (0.33%) have Gout.
Time on Vicodin 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 Vicodin * :
Age of people who have Gout when taking Vicodin * :
Severity of Gout when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Gout ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (20 people, 18.52%)
- Bone disorder (12 people, 11.11%)
- Hypertension (12 people, 11.11%)
- Prostate cancer (11 people, 10.19%)
- Pain (10 people, 9.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aredia (46 people, 42.59%)
- Allopurinol (42 people, 38.89%)
- Lasix (41 people, 37.96%)
- Zometa (40 people, 37.04%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 36.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Can my symptoms actually pinpoint a cause/condition? (1 answer)
I would just like insight on this. I'm on pain management right now, but it's just to manage the pain. Every thing else has really been not taken serious by any physican it office I've been to. Is this normal stuff many woman go through? I'm just sick of feeling like this between the constant pain & the daily having to pluck hairs it's insane. I'm in fantastic shape(used to be double my weight & now I'm 100lbs), the best looking I've ever been with a incredibly good looking husband & a wonderful family. My issues seem to detour a lot of things & while I'm young I'd like to get this solved or some type of solution to even maintain myself, not looking for a miracle, but would really appreciate answers.
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I would like to know if one or all of these medications has contributed to me having gout? If so, Is there anything natural I can replace them with, or change them to something else?
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