Related topic: Digoxin, Urinary incontinence
Review: could Digoxin cause Urinary incontinence?
Summary: Urinary incontinence could be caused by Digoxin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation.
We study 51,831 people who have side effects while taking Digoxin from FDA and social media. Among them, 266 have Urinary incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more.
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Digoxin (latest outcomes from 52,547 users) has active ingredients of digoxin. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) (latest reports from 106,412 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 51,796 people reported to have side effects when taking Digoxin. Among them, 266 people (0.51%) have Urinary Incontinence. They amount to 0.25% of all the 106,343 people who have Urinary Incontinence on eHealthMe.
Time on Digoxin when people have Urinary incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary incontinence||19.12%||19.12%||14.71%||20.59%||16.18%||7.35%||2.94% |
Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Digoxin * :
|Urinary incontinence||65.77%||34.23% |
Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Digoxin * :
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.17%||0.00%||0.34%||5.86%||78.62% |
Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Digoxin ** :
How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (49 people, 18.42%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 7.14%)
- Hypothyroidism (19 people, 7.14%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (18 people, 6.77%)
- Muscle spasms (14 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (149 people, 56.02%)
- Lipitor (121 people, 45.49%)
- Lisinopril (119 people, 44.74%)
- Coumadin (117 people, 43.98%)
- Lasix (107 people, 40.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Digoxin (digoxin) is often used for atrial fibrillation/flutter. Find out below the conditions Digoxin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (10 hours ago):
I've been on antidepressants for 17 years. Various types but been on Setraline for about 4 years. Have had sudden urge incontanence for years on and off but now I seem to wet the bed 2-3 times per week. If I drink any alcohol then it nearly a definate that i would wet the bed. I just wondered if it could have anything to do with the medication I'm on?
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Cramps occur in morning before getting out of bed. Hurt bad enough to make me yell. Once they subside, no more problems throughout the day.
From this study (3 weeks ago):
Sleep study showed snoring problem and advised me to go to ENT. Also to discuss ringing in the ear. Going to set appointment
Bladder mesh surgery for incontinence in May 2013.
Bikini cut FULL hysterectomy in Jan. 2014
Gastroenterologist appointment April 10th, 2014 perforation of the intestine.
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