Related topic: Baclofen, Urinary incontinence
Review: could Baclofen cause Urinary incontinence?
Summary: Urinary incontinence could be caused by Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Neurontin, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 20,272 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 304 have Urinary incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more.
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Baclofen (latest outcomes from 21,074 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) (latest reports from 106,380 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 20,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 304 people (1.50%) have Urinary Incontinence. They amount to 0.29% of all the 106,342 people who have Urinary Incontinence on eHealthMe.
Time on Baclofen 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||0.00%||12.50%||12.50%||50.00%||12.50%||0.00%||12.50% |
Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Baclofen * :
|Urinary incontinence||67.66%||32.34% |
Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Baclofen * :
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.69%||13.75%||30.63%||32.50%||18.44% |
Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Baclofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary incontinence||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (132 people, 43.42%)
- Muscle spasms (28 people, 9.21%)
- Pain (27 people, 8.88%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (24 people, 7.89%)
- Muscle spasticity (20 people, 6.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (83 people, 27.30%)
- Avonex (66 people, 21.71%)
- Gabapentin (57 people, 18.75%)
- Zanaflex (51 people, 16.78%)
- Paxil (44 people, 14.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Baclofen (baclofen) is often used for muscle spasms. Find out below the conditions Baclofen is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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