Related topic: Alli, Urinary tract infection
Review: could Alli cause Urinary tract infection?
Summary: Urinary tract infection could be caused by Alli, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take No concurrent medication, and have Weight loss diet.
We study 15,862 people who have side effects while taking Alli from FDA and social media. Among them, 59 have Urinary tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary tract infection and more.
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Alli (latest outcomes from 16,184 users) has active ingredients of orlistat. It is often used in obesity.
Urinary tract infection
Urinary tract infection (latest reports from 450,108 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 15,832 people reported to have side effects when taking Alli. Among them, 59 people (0.37%) have Urinary Tract Infection. They amount to 0.01% of all the 446,455 people who have Urinary Tract Infection on eHealthMe.
Time on Alli when people have Urinary tract infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary tract infection||80.00%||6.67%||0.00%||0.00%||13.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Alli * :
|Urinary tract infection||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Alli * :
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||13.16%||15.79%||7.89%||10.53%||31.58%||21.05% |
Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Alli ** :
How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Weight loss diet (14 people, 23.73%)
- Sleep disorder (3 people, 5.08%)
- Vitamin supplementation (2 people, 3.39%)
- Weight decreased (2 people, 3.39%)
- Weight control (2 people, 3.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- No concurrent medication (5 people, 8.47%)
- Ascorbic acid (4 people, 6.78%)
- Vitamin d (4 people, 6.78%)
- Multi-vitamin (4 people, 6.78%)
- Vitamin e (4 people, 6.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 days ago):
Intestinal cramp with gases, bloating and discomfort, followed by diarrhea, occasional burps
From this study (2 weeks ago):
i only recover after a course of antibiotics for urinary tract infection. I have stopped and started a few times taking pseudoephedrine and each time i take it i get urinary tract infection after
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