Will you have Macule with Allopurinol - from FDA reports


Macule is found among people who take Allopurinol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Omeprazole, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,786 people who have side effects when taking Allopurinol from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on allopurinol (the active ingredients of Allopurinol) and Allopurinol (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Macule are also considered in the study.

What is Allopurinol?

Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 105,745 users)

What is Macule?

Macule (a discoloured spot on the skin) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy, pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 1,109 Macule patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Feb, 23, 2019

103,786 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 16 people (0.02%) have Macule

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Allopurinol cause Macule?

Gender of people who have Macule when taking Allopurinol *:

  • female: 18.75 %
  • male: 81.25 %

Age of people who have Macule when taking Allopurinol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 7.14 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 21.43 %
  • 60+: 71.43 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 6 people, 37.50%
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 4 people, 25.00%
  3. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body): 3 people, 18.75%
  4. Lung Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour of lung): 2 people, 12.50%
  5. Depression: 2 people, 12.50%
  6. Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (long lasting type of cancer that starts in the blood-forming cells of the bone marrow and invades the blood): 1 person, 6.25%
  7. Fever: 1 person, 6.25%
  8. Erythema Multiforme (a type of hypersensitivity reaction): 1 person, 6.25%
  9. Diarrhea: 1 person, 6.25%
  10. Coccidioidomycosis (serious disease of the lungs and other tissues, caused by the fungus coccidioides immitis): 1 person, 6.25%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Methotrexate: 5 people, 31.25%
  2. Omeprazole: 5 people, 31.25%
  3. Ranitidine: 4 people, 25.00%
  4. Famotidine: 4 people, 25.00%
  5. Lisinopril: 4 people, 25.00%
  6. Ketoprofen: 4 people, 25.00%
  7. Carbamazepine: 4 people, 25.00%
  8. Folic Acid: 4 people, 25.00%
  9. Tramadol Hydrochloride: 3 people, 18.75%
  10. Imodium: 3 people, 18.75%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Rashes (redness): 8 people, 50.00%
  2. Weakness: 6 people, 37.50%
  3. Joint Pain: 5 people, 31.25%
  4. Renal Impairment (severely reduced kidney function): 5 people, 31.25%
  5. Drug Ineffective: 5 people, 31.25%
  6. Itching: 5 people, 31.25%
  7. Inflammation: 4 people, 25.00%
  8. Varicose Vein Ruptured: 4 people, 25.00%
  9. Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus): 4 people, 25.00%
  10. Dizziness Postural: 4 people, 25.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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