Side effects of Allopurinol (Zyloprim), a xanthine oxidase inhibitor.
has type 2 diabetes, and just on diet, slim, not overweight, and is
been suffering from arthritis and gout, also uric acid under medication
of medication of Zyloprim 100mg.
starting this drug about 4 wks ago, he seems very tired, muscle aches,
dizziness and headaches.
this be the result of this drug?
you very much for your question.
(Zyloprim) is used to treat gout, high levels of uric acid in the
body caused by certain cancer medications, and kidney stones.
is in a class of medications called xanthine oxidase inhibitors. It
works by reducing the production of uric acid in the body.
side effect of xanthine oxidase inhibitors is dizziness.
can also cause peripheral neuritis (peripheral neuropathy) in some
patients, although this is a rare side effect.
and symptoms of peripheral neuropathy include weakness, tiredness
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