Vicodin and 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. This review analyzes which people have Gout with Vicodin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,979 people who have side effects when taking Vicodin from FDA , and is updated regularly.


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On Mar, 24, 2018

43,979 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin.
Among them, 144 people (0.33%) have Gout


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vicodin cause Gout?

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: 32.39 %
  • male: 67.61 %

Age of people who have Gout when taking Vicodin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.85 %
  • 30-39: 2.54 %
  • 40-49: 25.42 %
  • 50-59: 17.8 %
  • 60+: 53.39 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 23 people, 15.97%
  • High Blood Pressure: 17 people, 11.81%
  • High Blood Cholesterol: 14 people, 9.72%
  • Bone Disorder: 14 people, 9.72%
  • Prostate Cancer: 12 people, 8.33%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix: 52 people, 36.11%
  • Aredia: 51 people, 35.42%
  • Zometa: 47 people, 32.64%
  • Allopurinol: 47 people, 32.64%
  • Aspirin: 40 people, 27.78%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety: 67 people, 46.53%
  • Dizziness: 57 people, 39.58%
  • Joint Pain: 52 people, 36.11%
  • Depression: 48 people, 33.33%
  • Anaemia (lack of blood): 47 people, 32.64%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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