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 73,250 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.
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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HELP! Hello we are in the UK - my husband had an aortic valve replacement 4 years ago - he is now 61 and on warfarin. Over the past few years, since his AVR, he has had about 4/5 urinary infections which have caused him to be hospitalised with very high temperature/rigors etc. The medical profession in the UK seem to think there is no correlation between warfarin and urinary infections. He has been checked out to see if there is a problem with his bladder/prostrate/kidneys but all are okay and the only link we can see is when his warfarin is increased to a high dose (10mg or above) he gets this infection.
Has anyone else experienced this or does anyone know where I could go for more information on a possible link?
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