Review: could Elavil cause Uti?


Summary

Uti is found among people who take Elavil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain . We study 11,834 people who have side effects while taking Elavil from FDA and social media. Among them, 467 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.

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Elavil

Elavil has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Elavil 12,717 users)

Uti

Uti (urinary tract infection) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 79,898 Uti patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

11,834 people reported to have side effects when taking Elavil.
Among them, 467 people (3.95%) have Uti


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Elavil cause Uti?

Time on Elavil when people have Uti *:

  • < 1 month: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
  • 10+ years: 16.67 %

Gender of people who have Uti when taking Elavil *:

  • female: 85.28 %
  • male: 14.72 %

Age of people who have Uti when taking Elavil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.24 %
  • 10-19: 0.24 %
  • 20-29: 1.21 %
  • 30-39: 8.96 %
  • 40-49: 18.16 %
  • 50-59: 28.57 %
  • 60+: 42.62 %

Severity if Uti when taking Elavil **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Uti **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (54 people)
  • Osteoporosis (52 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (46 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (43 people)
  • Breast Cancer (41 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (188 people)
  • Zometa (163 people)
  • Aredia (159 people)
  • Vicodin (131 people)
  • Vioxx (117 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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