Review: could Imodium cause Urinary tract infection?
Summary: Urinary tract infection is found among people who take Imodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 9,696 people who have side effects while taking Imodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 252 have Urinary tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary tract infection and more.
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Imodium has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from 10,175 Imodium users)
Urinary tract infection
Urinary tract infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 73,291 Urinary tract infection patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 9,696 people reported to have side effects when taking Imodium. Among them, 278 people (2.87%) have Urinary Tract Infection.
Time on Imodium 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||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||11.11%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Imodium * :
|Urinary tract infection||83.86%||16.14% |
Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Imodium * :
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.31%||3.06%||11.79%||15.72%||68.12% |
Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Imodium ** :
How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (38 people, 13.67%)
- Diarrhoea (37 people, 13.31%)
- Nausea (35 people, 12.59%)
- Multiple myeloma (27 people, 9.71%)
- Hypertension (26 people, 9.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (85 people, 30.58%)
- Pepcid (62 people, 22.30%)
- Zofran (60 people, 21.58%)
- Prilosec (59 people, 21.22%)
- Zometa (58 people, 20.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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