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 has active ingredients of bethanechol chloride. It is often used in urinary retention. (latest outcomes from 202 Bethanechol chloride users)
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 13,965 Urinary retention patients)
On Feb, 17, 2015: 180 people reported to have side effects when taking Bethanechol chloride. Among them, 7 people (3.89%) have Urinary Retention.
Time on Bethanechol chloride when people have Urinary retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary retention||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary retention when taking Bethanechol chloride * :
|Urinary retention||14.29%||85.71% |
Age of people who have Urinary retention when taking Bethanechol chloride * :
|Urinary retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Urinary retention when taking Bethanechol chloride ** :
How people recovered from Urinary retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (5 people, 71.43%)
- Hypertonic bladder (3 people, 42.86%)
- Prostate cancer (1 people, 14.29%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (1 people, 14.29%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vesicare (4 people, 57.14%)
- Dyazide (1 people, 14.29%)
- Detrol la (1 people, 14.29%)
- Vitamin e (1 people, 14.29%)
- Cenestin (1 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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