Review: could Folic acid cause Uti (Urinary tract infection)?
Summary: Uti is found among people who take Folic acid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 84,152 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,876 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.
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Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels. (latest outcomes from 84,821 Folic acid users)
Uti (urinary tract infection) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 66,231 Uti patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 84,152 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 1,850 people (2.20%) have Uti.
Time on Folic acid when people have Uti * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Uti when taking Folic acid * :
Severity of Uti when taking Folic acid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Uti ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (673 people, 36.38%)
- Hypertension (203 people, 10.97%)
- Pain (177 people, 9.57%)
- Osteoporosis (162 people, 8.76%)
- Urinary tract infection (110 people, 5.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (694 people, 37.51%)
- Prednisone (436 people, 23.57%)
- Humira (406 people, 21.95%)
- Aspirin (388 people, 20.97%)
- Omeprazole (259 people, 14.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Bumetanide, Ferrous Fumarate, Gabapentin, Prednisone, Levothyroxine Sodium, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 45-year old woman with Fluid Retention, Anemia, Fibromyalgia, Autoimmune Disorder, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Lightheadedness - Fainting, Acne Steroid-induced, Weakness, Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, Skin Burning Sensation, Muscle Spasms, Pain - Bones, Exhaustion
- A study of drug interactions between Methylcobalamin, Adenosylcobalamin, Methylfolate, Nasacort, Claritin for a 33-year old woman with Enzyme Supplementation, Folate Deficiency, Sinus Congestion, Allergies. The patient has Heartburn - Chronic
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Asacol, Plaquenil, Methotrexate, Stelara for a 19-year old boy with Lupus-like Syndrome, Crohn's Disease. The patient has Acne Rosacea
Recent Folic acid related drug comparison:
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