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 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 73,299 Urinary tract infection patients)
On May, 12, 2015: 6,432 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytoxan. Among them, 243 people (3.78%) have Urinary Tract Infection.
Time on Cytoxan when people have Urinary tract infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary tract infection||60.00%||26.67%||0.00%||6.67%||6.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Cytoxan * :
|Urinary tract infection||94.33%||5.67% |
Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Cytoxan * :
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.49%||0.00%||7.84%||3.43%||24.02%||34.80%||29.41% |
Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Cytoxan ** :
How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (73 people, 30.04%)
- Metastases to bone (61 people, 25.10%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (28 people, 11.52%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 7.82%)
- Multiple myeloma (18 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (147 people, 60.49%)
- Aredia (133 people, 54.73%)
- Adriamycin pfs (112 people, 46.09%)
- Coumadin (80 people, 32.92%)
- Vicodin (72 people, 29.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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