Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Bladder Infection?


Bladder infection is found among people who take Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension . We study 67,289 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,299 have Bladder infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Bladder infection and more.

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Hydrochlorothiazide has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Hydrochlorothiazide 68,026 users)

Bladder Infection

Bladder infection has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, urinary tract infection, weakness (latest reports from 73,693 Bladder infection patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

67,289 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide.
Among them, 1,299 people (1.93%) have Bladder Infection

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Bladder infection?

Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Bladder Infection *:

  • < 1 month: 20.59 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.65 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.88 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.88 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20.59 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 14.71 %
  • 10+ years: 14.71 %

Gender of people who have Bladder Infection when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:

  • female: 80.78 %
  • male: 19.22 %

Age of people who have Bladder Infection when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.28 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.67 %
  • 30-39: 2.41 %
  • 40-49: 10.11 %
  • 50-59: 20.78 %
  • 60+: 64.75 %

Severity if Bladder Infection when taking Hydrochlorothiazide **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Bladder Infection **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (314 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (129 people)
  • Pain (112 people)
  • Osteoporosis (101 people)
  • Depression (82 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (294 people)
  • Lisinopril (283 people)
  • Levaquin (172 people)
  • Lipitor (166 people)
  • Zometa (165 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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