Benicar and Urinary tract infection - from FDA reports
Urinary tract infection is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Norvasc, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Urinary tract infection with Benicar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,349 people who have side effects when taking Benicar from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
19,349 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar.
Among them, 418 people (2.16%) have Urinary Tract Infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benicar when people have Urinary Tract Infection *:
- < 1 month: 28.12 %
- 1 - 6 months: 3.12 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.75 %
- 2 - 5 years: 37.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.38 %
- 10+ years: 3.12 %
Gender of people who have Urinary Tract Infection when taking Benicar *:
- female: 86.96 %
- male: 13.04 %
Age of people who have Urinary Tract Infection when taking Benicar *:
- 0-1: 0.31 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.31 %
- 30-39: 1.24 %
- 40-49: 4.97 %
- 50-59: 24.22 %
- 60+: 68.94 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (175 people, 41.87%)
- Osteoporosis (44 people, 10.53%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (43 people, 10.29%)
- Convulsion (39 people, 9.33%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (35 people, 8.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Norvasc (93 people, 22.25%)
- Furosemide (82 people, 19.62%)
- Xanax (69 people, 16.51%)
- Lisinopril (65 people, 15.55%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (62 people, 14.83%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (123 people, 29.43%)
- Dizziness (104 people, 24.88%)
- Headache (90 people, 21.53%)
- Nausea (87 people, 20.81%)
- Weight Decreased (82 people, 19.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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