Related topic: Amlodipine besylate, Urinary incontinence
Review: could Amlodipine besylate cause Urinary incontinence?
Summary: Urinary incontinence could be caused by Amlodipine besylate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Levothyroxine sodium, and have Hypertension.
We study 17,405 people who have side effects while taking Amlodipine besylate from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Urinary incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more.
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Amlodipine besylate (latest outcomes from 18,916 users) has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) (latest reports from 106,412 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 17,441 people reported to have side effects when taking Amlodipine besylate. Among them, 58 people (0.33%) have Urinary Incontinence. They amount to 0.05% of all the 106,312 people who have Urinary Incontinence on eHealthMe.
Time on Amlodipine besylate when people have Urinary incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary incontinence||83.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Urinary incontinence||77.38%||22.62% |
Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Amlodipine besylate * :
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.67%||2.67%||46.67%||48.00% |
Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Amlodipine besylate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (37 people, 63.79%)
- Ingrowing nail (30 people, 51.72%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (30 people, 51.72%)
- Convulsion (30 people, 51.72%)
- Arthralgia (30 people, 51.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (36 people, 62.07%)
- Furosemide (33 people, 56.90%)
- Losartan potassium (32 people, 55.17%)
- Lisinopril (31 people, 53.45%)
- Clonidine (31 people, 53.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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