Review: could Alli cause Urinary tract infection?
Summary: Urinary tract infection is found among people who take Alli, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication No concurrent medication, and have Weight loss.
We study 15,869 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 has active ingredients of orlistat. It is often used in obesity. (latest outcomes from 16,192 Alli users)
Urinary tract infection
Urinary tract infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 73,273 Urinary tract infection patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 15,869 people reported to have side effects when taking Alli. Among them, 59 people (0.37%) have Urinary Tract Infection.
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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- Warfarin and urinary infections (1 answer)
HELP! Hello we are in the UK - my husband had an aortic valve replacement 4 years ago - he is now 61 and on warfarin. Over the past few years, since his AVR, he has had about 4/5 urinary infections which have caused him to be hospitalised with very high temperature/rigors etc. The medical profession in the UK seem to think there is no correlation between warfarin and urinary infections. He has been checked out to see if there is a problem with his bladder/prostrate/kidneys but all are okay and the only link we can see is when his warfarin is increased to a high dose (10mg or above) he gets this infection.
Has anyone else experienced this or does anyone know where I could go for more information on a possible link?
Thank you for your help.
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I had been diagnosed with UTI last week. I had been experiencing pain when unrinating thus I consulted my OBGyne for I had been once checked by a Urologist and told me that my UTI is not related to any kidney problems thus recommending me to see an OBGyne.
My OBGyne told me that I take Zinnat twice a day for seven days. I had been taking my medicine since then. However, I had sore throat by the 6th day I had been taking the medicine. I am not sure whether I had sore throat due to the medication or for any other reasons. My next appointment with my OBGyne is three days away. I do not know whether I should tell her about it or wait till my appointment.
- Which drug for uti is less likely to cause low platelets - amoxicillin or trimethroprim
Years ago on two occasions (11 years in between) I had severe thrombocytopenia some weeks after taking Septrin (trimethroprim and sulfamethoxazole ). I now have a UTI which hasn't responded to home treatment and my doctor has offered trimethroprim or amoxicillin. I have also had megaloblastic anaemia, for which I was prescribed folic acid. That is now at a very low level. Which drug is safer in my case?
Does it help to take strong probiotics when on antibiotics, as I have a tendency to IBS with diarrhoea, although that is much improved now after diet changes.
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coolaero on Feb, 7, 2015:
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mtntexas on May, 11, 2013:
Just ask John Belushi
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