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Review: could Cytoxan cause Urinary tract infection?

Summary: Urinary tract infection is found among people who take Cytoxan, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.

We study 6,432 people who have side effects while taking Cytoxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 220 have Urinary tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary tract infection and more.

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Cytoxan

Cytoxan has active ingredients of cyclophosphamide. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 6,491 Cytoxan users)

Urinary tract infection

Urinary tract infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 73,250 Urinary tract infection patients)

On Jan, 23, 2015: 6,432 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytoxan. Among them, 243 people (3.78%) have Urinary Tract Infection.

Trend of Urinary tract infection in Cytoxan reports

Time on Cytoxan when people have Urinary tract infection * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Urinary tract infection60.00%26.67%0.00%6.67%6.67%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Cytoxan * :

FemaleMale
Urinary tract infection94.33%5.67%

Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Cytoxan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Urinary tract infection0.00%0.49%0.00%7.84%3.43%24.02%34.80%29.41%

Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Cytoxan ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (73 people, 30.04%)
  2. Metastases to bone (61 people, 25.10%)
  3. Breast cancer metastatic (28 people, 11.52%)
  4. Osteoporosis (19 people, 7.82%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (18 people, 7.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (147 people, 60.49%)
  2. Aredia (133 people, 54.73%)
  3. Adriamycin pfs (112 people, 46.09%)
  4. Coumadin (80 people, 32.92%)
  5. Vicodin (72 people, 29.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Has anyone else experienced this or does anyone know where I could go for more information on a possible link?

    Thank you for your help.
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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Severe infection. Possible kidney infection .

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • urinary tract infections began within the last year and occur every 2 months
    hair loss and breast pain began about 2 years ago

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • I have been experiencing reoccurring UTI's and now have symptoms of acid reflux. I started taking Savella about 2 years ago. So I am trying to determine if these symptoms could be being caused by the medications.

    Reply

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