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Allopurinol Sodium

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8.1  Effectiveness
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Allopurinol Sodium, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 12.5% 87.5% 0% 0%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Breathing 0% 0% 87.5% 0% 12.5%
Confidence 0% 0% 87.5% 0% 12.5%
Coordination/Motor Skills 0% 0% 87.5% 0% 12.5%
Digestion 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 0% 87.5% 0% 12.5%
Energy 0% 0% 87.5% 12.5% 0%
Eyesight 0% 12.5% 87.5% 0% 0%
Memory 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Mental Clarity 0% 0% 87.5% 0% 12.5%
Pain 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Patience 0% 0% 87.5% 0% 12.5%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Sleep 0% 0% 87.5% 0% 12.5%
Stress Level 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
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Commonly Reported Allopurinol Sodium Side Effects
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Diarrhea 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Fatigue 87.5% 12.5% 0% 0% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 85.7% 14.3% 0% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Allopurinol Sodium Side Effects
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Change in Weight 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Drowsiness 80% 20% 0% 0% 0%
Flaky / Peeling Skin 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Swelling of the Hands and/or Lips 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
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Episodes since taking Allopurinol Sodium
Since taking Allopurinol Sodium Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 6.2%
Hospitalization 6.2%
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09 Aug 2010 I've been on this medication for a long time. I used to be on 200 mg, but I had to cut back because of kidney problems.
   —Posted by Anonymous
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15 Jul 2010 I like that this medication alleviates my gout but I don't like that I am sleepy and have a rash.
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03 Jun 2010 I have been taking this medication for about 10 years and I like the results. I had kidney stones for about 4 to 5 episodes in the last 30 years and ever since i was on the Allopurinol I haven't had any kidney stones and I have really enjoyed that !!!
   —Posted by Samuel Cooper
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26 Jul 2009 I take it specifically for my gaut and kidney because it doesn't fillter blood well, and forms kidney stones. I get severe pai in my feet. I have to take a high dose so pain goes away fast. It prevents kidney stones from forming. I get no side effects.
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