Could Vicodin cause Gout - from FDA reports
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 Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 42,317 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA. Among them, 142 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 Vicodin 46,129 users)
Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, gout, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 22,882 Gout patients).
On Jan, 01, 2017
42,317 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin.
Among them, 142 people (0.34%) have Gout
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vicodin when people have Gout *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Gout when taking Vicodin *:
- female: 32.14 %
- male: 67.86 %
Age of people who have Gout when taking Vicodin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.86 %
- 30-39: 2.59 %
- 40-49: 25.86 %
- 50-59: 16.38 %
- 60+: 54.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (23 people, 16.20%)
- Pain (19 people, 13.38%)
- High Blood Pressure (17 people, 11.97%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (14 people, 9.86%)
- Bone Disorder (14 people, 9.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (52 people, 36.62%)
- Aredia (51 people, 35.92%)
- Zometa (47 people, 33.10%)
- Allopurinol (47 people, 33.10%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 28.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (67 people, 47.18%)
- Pain (57 people, 40.14%)
- Dizziness (57 people, 40.14%)
- Joint Pain (52 people, 36.62%)
- Depression (47 people, 33.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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