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Review: could Bethanechol chloride cause Urinary retention?

Summary: 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.

We study 180 people who have side effects while taking Bethanechol chloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Urinary retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary retention and more.

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Bethanechol chloride

Bethanechol chloride has active ingredients of bethanechol chloride. It is often used in urinary retention. (latest outcomes from 202 Bethanechol chloride users)

Urinary retention

Urinary retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 13,961 Urinary retention patients)

On Jan, 8, 2015: 180 people reported to have side effects when taking Bethanechol chloride. Among them, 7 people (3.89%) have Urinary Retention.

Trend of Urinary retention in Bethanechol chloride reports

Time on Bethanechol chloride when people have Urinary retention * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Urinary retention0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Urinary retention when taking Bethanechol chloride * :

FemaleMale
Urinary retention14.29%85.71%

Age of people who have Urinary retention when taking Bethanechol chloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Urinary retention0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Urinary retention when taking Bethanechol chloride ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Urinary retention ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (5 people, 71.43%)
  2. Hypertonic bladder (3 people, 42.86%)
  3. Prostate cancer (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vesicare (4 people, 57.14%)
  2. Dyazide (1 people, 14.29%)
  3. Detrol la (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Vitamin e (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Cenestin (1 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Can urinary retention cause severe dizziness and lightheartedness?
    I had a kidney infection for 1.5 months diagnosed in August this year it took 2 lots of antibiotics to kick it but now I am left with SEVERE urinary retention I had a cystoscopy which only lasted for 24 hours it was done when I was awake so I think that it wasn't very affective by the next morning I was again in agony with lower back pain and pain around my kidneys. I had to swap consultants I am seeing my new one tomorrow but now I am suffering with severe urinary retention I pass urine 1-2 times a day I try to go if my bladder feels full I can be sat on my toilet for 20 mins and its just a few drops so I get bad lower stomach pain too from the pressure as I cannot go properly. My consultant gave me Cefalexin but my GP was very wary giving it to me as I am only 24 years old and they don't usually give it to women.

    Does urinary retention cause bad dizziness and how can I help the symptoms because the back and kidney pain along with the lower stomach pain keeps me up for most of the night I am getting about 4-5 hours sleep I work as a nanny so I am constantly feeling exhausted

    Thank you
  • Bethanechol is helping my anxiety and stress and my doctor does not know why (1 answer)
    Want to know why the bethanechol 25mg helps me so much in my anxiety both in bladder as well as my mood?

    I have been using bethanechol 25mg the past few months and have developed diarrhea with no explanation why. I was taken off bethanechol chloride because they felt it may have been the reason for my diarrhea . I developed my lower belly anxiety again while off. Was put back on because they don't think it has been the cause of the diarrhea . I am again getting great relief from my anxiety. i now and the doctors dont understand why I am getting such good relief from it. I believe this is a clue to why I have to deal with such discomfort in my abdominal area both front and back. I currently have pain in lower back that keeps me from being active and possibly not sleeping correctly. I have had pain so bad it took over a day on an ice pack to get relief. I wake up with anxiety and back pain every morning and also when when I lay down at night it aggravates my lower back pain and get pressure on my belly area as well. I have had an mri and am set up for a consult for a cortizone shot into my spine. I do not know for sure if this a good idea to be done or not. I have not injured my back in that area unless it happened about 6 years ago and believe they are still missing something.
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    The oxycodone hydrochloride also has naloxone hydrochloride in it (targin) and its pretty new on the market to treat pain + constipation. i was put on endep right after i noticed getting nightmares because of the mirtazapine i was taking for my chronic depression.

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