Bethanechol chloride and Urinary retention - from FDA reports
Urinary retention is found among people who take Bethanechol chloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Vesicare, and have Enlarged prostate. This review analyzes which people have Urinary retention with Bethanechol chloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 274 people who have side effects when taking Bethanechol chloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 11, 2017
274 people reported to have side effects when taking Bethanechol Chloride.
Among them, 7 people (2.55%) have Urinary Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bethanechol Chloride when people have Urinary Retention *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 66.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Urinary Retention when taking Bethanechol Chloride *:
- female: 28.57 %
- male: 71.43 %
Age of people who have Urinary Retention when taking Bethanechol Chloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Enlarged Prostate (5 people, 71.43%)
- Hypertonic Bladder (3 people, 42.86%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (2 people, 28.57%)
- Prostate Cancer (1 person, 14.29%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (1 person, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vesicare (4 people, 57.14%)
- Zyrtec (2 people, 28.57%)
- Ciprofloxacin (1 person, 14.29%)
- Benzonatate (1 person, 14.29%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urination - Painful (1 person, 14.29%)
- Restless Leg Syndrome (1 person, 14.29%)
- Indigestion (1 person, 14.29%)
- High Blood Pressure (1 person, 14.29%)
- Cough (1 person, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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