Could Zithromax cause Gout - from FDA reports
Gout is found among people who take Zithromax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Arthritis . We study 24,465 people who have side effects while taking Zithromax from FDA. Among them, 44 have Gout. Find out below who they are, when they have Gout and more.
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Zithromax has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Zithromax 25,303 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 Dec, 31, 2016
24,465 people reported to have side effects when taking Zithromax.
Among them, 44 people (0.18%) have Gout
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zithromax when people have Gout *:
- < 1 month: 83.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Gout when taking Zithromax *:
- female: 53.49 %
- male: 46.51 %
Age of people who have Gout when taking Zithromax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.56 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 5.13 %
- 40-49: 17.95 %
- 50-59: 30.77 %
- 60+: 43.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 18.18%)
- Arthritis (8 people, 18.18%)
- Infection (7 people, 15.91%)
- Chest Pain (5 people, 11.36%)
- Fluid Retention (4 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vioxx (13 people, 29.55%)
- Lipitor (11 people, 25.00%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 22.73%)
- Levaquin (9 people, 20.45%)
- Digoxin (9 people, 20.45%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (16 people, 36.36%)
- Pneumonia (15 people, 34.09%)
- High Blood Pressure (15 people, 34.09%)
- Chest Pain (13 people, 29.55%)
- Oedema Peripheral (11 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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