Review: could Metformin hydrochloride cause Bladder infection (Urinary tract infection)?
Summary: Bladder infection is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes mellitus.
We study 12,761 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 177 have Bladder infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Bladder infection and more.
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Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin hydrochloride 14,605 users)
Bladder infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain.(latest reports from Bladder infection 66,790 patients)
On Nov, 17, 2014: 12,759 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 179 people (1.40%) have Bladder Infection.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Bladder infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bladder infection||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bladder infection when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Bladder infection||72.73%||27.27% |
Age of people who have Bladder infection when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Bladder infection||0.00%||0.00%||1.35%||0.68%||8.11%||10.81%||31.08%||47.97% |
Severity of Bladder infection when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bladder infection||0.00%||80.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bladder infection ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bladder infection||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (29 people, 16.20%)
- Hypertension (20 people, 11.17%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (18 people, 10.06%)
- Psoriasis (10 people, 5.59%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 5.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (34 people, 18.99%)
- Zometa (33 people, 18.44%)
- Lisinopril (33 people, 18.44%)
- Simvastatin (21 people, 11.73%)
- Glipizide (20 people, 11.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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