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Related topic: Diflucan, Urinary tract infection

Review: could Diflucan cause Urinary tract infection?

Summary: Urinary tract infection could be caused by Diflucan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 17,138 people who have side effects while taking Diflucan from FDA and social media. Among them, 349 have Urinary tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary tract infection and more.

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Diflucan

Diflucan (latest outcomes from 17,683 users) has active ingredients of fluconazole. It is often used in vaginal yeast infection.

Urinary tract infection

Urinary tract infection (latest reports from 450,101 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 17,102 people reported to have side effects when taking Diflucan. Among them, 457 people (2.67%) have Urinary Tract Infection. They amount to 0.10% of all the 447,222 people who have Urinary Tract Infection on eHealthMe.

Trend of Urinary tract infection in Diflucan reports

Time on Diflucan when people have Urinary tract infection * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Urinary tract infection75.68%5.41%10.81%5.41%0.00%0.00%2.70%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Urinary tract infection0.48%0.72%5.04%8.15%6.47%18.71%19.42%41.01%

Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Diflucan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Urinary tract infection100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (31 people, 6.78%)
  2. Breast cancer metastatic (24 people, 5.25%)
  3. Pain (21 people, 4.60%)
  4. Irritable bowel syndrome (21 people, 4.60%)
  5. Hypertension (20 people, 4.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (122 people, 26.70%)
  2. Ambien (116 people, 25.38%)
  3. Prednisone (109 people, 23.85%)
  4. Aspirin (107 people, 23.41%)
  5. Levaquin (107 people, 23.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • emelita on Mar, 24, 2011:

    Yesterday I ask my pharmacy to print me a copy of all the medicine i have taken and he is kind enough to print me from 2005 to present 2011. I have seen that I have been on lisinopryl since or maybe as early as 2005 to 2009. On 2008 I have been diagnose with Uterus cancer so i have an extensive Hysterectomy. By the way all symptoms that I have at the time I am taking lisinopryl is the pain on my hips which I cannot walk much and sit much and stand much. I have always infections which wont go away. after the hysterectomy, the hips pains go away and the infections go away too. After that I change Doctor and he gave me a different HB pills. Now one week ago I started feeling the pain again after the Doctor change my medication So I started digging on what mediation I am taking that resulted of me having a cancer on the uterus and this lisinopryl is the culprit. lisinopryl. at that time I am also taking Atenolol 100 mg.

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    amanda biggs on Aug, 31, 2012:

    i have breast cancer and i was not feel well so went to doctor and they put me no penicillin vk are they shue it all right to take them

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    Emm on Apr, 9, 2013:

    It is highly unlikely that Lisinopril caused your cancer. You say you also take Atenolol. Both of these medications affect potassium levels in the blood. Altered potassium can cause muscle pain and cramping. The cancer also causes pain. If you are in remission make an appt ASAP. I pray for your recovery. Drink plenty of fluids, eat a mostly raw diet, and do all you can to stay well. Good luck.

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