Review: could Januvia cause Urinary tract infection?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 19,118 people who take Januvia. Among them, 170 have Urinary tract infection. See who they are, when they have Urinary tract infection and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Januvia (latest outcomes from 19,516 users) has active ingredients of sitagliptin phosphate. It is often used in type 2 diabetes, diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Januvia include blood glucose increased, pancreatitis, nausea, pancreatitis aggravated, rashes.
Urinary tract infection
Urinary tract infection (latest reports from 438,121 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 17,872 people reported to have side effects when taking Januvia. Among them, 170 people (0.95%) have Urinary Tract Infection.
Time on Januvia 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||41.38%||44.83%||6.90%||0.00%||6.90%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Januvia * :
|Urinary tract infection||78.14%||21.86% |
Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Januvia * :
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.94%||6.47%||21.76%||68.82% |
Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Januvia ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||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 * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (58 people, 34.12%)
- Diabetes mellitus (55 people, 32.35%)
- Hypertension (28 people, 16.47%)
- Back pain (14 people, 8.24%)
- Depression (12 people, 7.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lantus (50 people, 29.41%)
- Aspirin (43 people, 25.29%)
- Simvastatin (34 people, 20.00%)
- Metformin (30 people, 17.65%)
- Norvasc (27 people, 15.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have been experiencing jaw pain on the right side of my face, including the cheekbone area, and chest pain directly between my breasts in the sternum area. This chest pain goes through to my back. This started when I began taking Januvia for my Type 2 Diabetes about a month ago - my dosage is only 25mg.
I'm curious whether others have experienced the same problems. Thank you.
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