Review: could Fluoxetine cause Urinary tract infection?
Summary: Urinary tract infection could be caused by Fluoxetine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Omeprazole, and have Depression.
We study 3,385 people who have side effects while taking Fluoxetine from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Urinary tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary tract infection and more.
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On Apr, 16, 2014: 3,385 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluoxetine hydrochloride. Among them, 38 people (1.12%) have Urinary Tract Infection. They amount to 0.01% of all the 453,090 people who have Urinary Tract Infection on eHealthMe.
Time on Fluoxetine hydrochloride 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||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Fluoxetine hydrochloride * :
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||20.83%||33.33%||37.50% |
Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Fluoxetine hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (7 people, 18.42%)
- Osteoporosis (6 people, 15.79%)
- Pain (5 people, 13.16%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 7.89%)
- Ovarian cancer (2 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (11 people, 28.95%)
- Prednisone (7 people, 18.42%)
- Lorazepam (6 people, 15.79%)
- Forteo (6 people, 15.79%)
- Folic acid (5 people, 13.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Libby C on Apr, 5, 2012:
Prozac causes urinary retention which can cause UTIs!! Constant UTIs can cause Interstatial Cystitus, which may have to be treated for life. If you have suffered from this join with me in starting a class action suit.
From this study (3 years ago):
Nicky on May, 7, 2011:
the effects of Taking Trazadone for me at 61 is extrodinary. Incontinence, poyuria, nocturnia (3 liters per nite) constant awakening at nite (5-7 x)I have now waken (1st day off trazadone) at 12:30am and 4:am and cannot got to sleep, again. I have tried Valium and found it "wear" out. It has a GREAT half life that is 2 days to 40 days or more. Given that life of that drug it is the easier than any (Xanax is horrible)To stor an alternative but will continue with the VALIUM AT 20mG PER EVE.
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