Who have Hyperphagia with Lopurin - from FDA reports


Hyperphagia is found among people who take Lopurin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Jakafi, and have Gout. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,819 people who have side effects when taking Lopurin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 01, 2019

103,819 people reported to have side effects when taking Lopurin.
Among them, 140 people (0.13%) have Hyperphagia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lopurin cause Hyperphagia?

Time on Lopurin when people have Hyperphagia *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hyperphagia when taking Lopurin *:

  • female: 36.72 %
  • male: 63.28 %

Age of people who have Hyperphagia when taking Lopurin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 7.84 %
  • 40-49: 2.94 %
  • 50-59: 16.67 %
  • 60+: 72.55 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body): 22 people, 15.71%
  2. Primary Myelofibrosis (primary disorder of the bone marrow): 21 people, 15.00%
  3. Type 2 Diabetes: 14 people, 10.00%
  4. High Blood Cholesterol: 11 people, 7.86%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 11 people, 7.86%
  6. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 10 people, 7.14%
  7. Diabetes: 8 people, 5.71%
  8. Pain: 8 people, 5.71%
  9. Thyroid Diseases: 8 people, 5.71%
  10. Stress And Anxiety: 7 people, 5.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Jakafi: 25 people, 17.86%
  2. Lasix: 18 people, 12.86%
  3. Lyrica: 17 people, 12.14%
  4. Synthroid: 16 people, 11.43%
  5. Vitamin D: 15 people, 10.71%
  6. Aspirin: 11 people, 7.86%
  7. Fish Oil: 10 people, 7.14%
  8. Vitamin B12: 10 people, 7.14%
  9. Amlodipine: 10 people, 7.14%
  10. Celebrex: 9 people, 6.43%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weight Increased: 58 people, 41.43%
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 37 people, 26.43%
  3. Weight Decreased: 28 people, 20.00%
  4. Breathing Difficulty: 23 people, 16.43%
  5. Weakness: 23 people, 16.43%
  6. Back Pain: 20 people, 14.29%
  7. Drowsiness: 19 people, 13.57%
  8. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 19 people, 13.57%
  9. Dizziness: 17 people, 12.14%
  10. Pain: 17 people, 12.14%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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