Allopurinol and Thin blood - from FDA reports
Thin blood is found among people who take Allopurinol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Thin blood with Allopurinol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,020 people who have side effects when taking Allopurinol from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 19, 2017
84,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 4,370 people (5.2%) have Thin blood
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Allopurinol when people have Thin blood *:
- < 1 month: 46.49 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35.53 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.04 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.07 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.32 %
- 10+ years: 0.22 %
Gender of people who have Thin blood when taking Allopurinol *:
- female: 32.62 %
- male: 67.38 %
Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Allopurinol *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 0.53 %
- 10-19: 0.72 %
- 20-29: 1.71 %
- 30-39: 2.19 %
- 40-49: 5.95 %
- 50-59: 14.13 %
- 60+: 74.73 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (649 people, 14.85%)
- High Blood Pressure (440 people, 10.07%)
- Preventive Health Care (410 people, 9.38%)
- Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (270 people, 6.18%)
- Hyperuricaemia (233 people, 5.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (620 people, 14.19%)
- Revlimid (466 people, 10.66%)
- Furosemide (434 people, 9.93%)
- Velcade (367 people, 8.40%)
- Omeprazole (350 people, 8.01%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (956 people, 21.88%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (810 people, 18.54%)
- Fever (690 people, 15.79%)
- White Blood Cell Count Decreased (672 people, 15.38%)
- Agranulocytosis (617 people, 14.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
Just started Allopurinol regime (300mg/day). Only noticeable side effect is slight pins and needles feeling in my hands and feet. Never experience numbness or any loss of feeling just this vague pins and needles. Doctor isn't too concerned and I have seen where new users may feel this. Just ...
It's odd. The type of chapped lips from the cold are different from the chapped lips associated with my gout. The main difference is that I still have feeling across my lips; whereas, the chapped lips associated with weather and cold can leave my lips without feeling. This is something I ...
My Doctor told me I have low vitamin D and he also has me on Crestor 5 mg once a day, also knows I take ibuprofen for pain. Also low Vitamin B history. Blood work just done had platelets 134 then repeat came in at 100. Said I need to see hematologist for low platelets. Never said to stop ...
User reviews to the study
I have been on 25mg carvedilol Twice a day for 5 years. For heart failure likely as result of chemo drug. I had a first time episode of gout a few days ago. Saw my Dr today and am starting on allopurin 10omg 1x /day for one week, then 200 mg 1x /day for 2,weeks and then 300mg 1x/ day Just ...
I am a 17 year old male with NF1. I have an optic glioma that limits my field of vision in my left eye and leaves my right eye with only light and dark. I have had chemo and radiation to treat my glioma when I was 6 and 12 when the tumor grew. I also have allergies and asthma. My ITP ...