Review: could Detrol La cause Myasthenia Gravis?


Myasthenia gravis is found among people who take Detrol La, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Prednisone, and have Hypertonic bladder . We study 10,609 people who have side effects while taking Detrol la from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Myasthenia gravis. Find out below who they are, when they have Myasthenia gravis and more.

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Detrol La

Detrol la has active ingredients of tolterodine tartrate. It is often used in urge incontinence. (latest outcomes from Detrol la 10,823 users)

Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia gravis (a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily) has been reported by people with myasthenia gravis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 4,067 Myasthenia gravis patients).

On Oct, 24, 2016

10,609 people reported to have side effects when taking Detrol La.
Among them, 7 people (0.07%) have Myasthenia Gravis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Detrol la cause Myasthenia gravis?

Gender of people who have Myasthenia Gravis when taking Detrol La *:

  • female: 57.14 %
  • male: 42.86 %

Age of people who have Myasthenia Gravis when taking Detrol La *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertonic Bladder (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Myasthenia Gravis (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Incontinence (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Hypertension (1 person, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Nifedipine (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Coq10 (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Clopidogrel Bisulfate (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Aliskiren (1 person, 14.29%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hip Fracture (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Drug Ineffective (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Diarrhoea (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Depression (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Constipation (2 people, 28.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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