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Review: could Micardis cause Stress incontinence?

Summary: Stress incontinence is reported only by a few people who take Micardis.

We study 15,690 people who have side effects while taking Micardis from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Stress incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Stress incontinence and more.

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Micardis has active ingredients of telmisartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 16,257 Micardis users)

Stress incontinence

Stress incontinence (leak urine with things like coughing, sneezing or exercise) has been reported by people with pain, joint pain, back pain, hypersensitivity, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 366 Stress incontinence patients)

On Feb, 4, 2015: 15,690 people reported to have side effects when taking Micardis. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Stress Incontinence.

Trend of Stress incontinence in Micardis reports

Time on Micardis when people have Stress incontinence * :


Gender of people who have Stress incontinence when taking Micardis * :

Stress incontinence100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Stress incontinence when taking Micardis * :

Stress incontinence0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Stress incontinence when taking Micardis ** :


How people recovered from Stress incontinence ** :


Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Arthralgia (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lisinopril (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Crestor (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Lipitor (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Mirapex (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Vitamin e (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Seem to cause GORD also. I have stopped drus last 2 days.Will give feed back after 15 days


  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I started taking Micardis (telesmartin) in 2008, in 2009 I started going through menopause with numberous hot flashes throughout the day. I began noticing suttle differences in my face, my nose started getting wider and my eyelids started getting droopy. I also started gaining weight. I quit smoking in 2007 so atributed my weight gain to this and menopause. In 2009 I also started experiencing shortness of breath and tightening of the chest. I went for tests and everything came back good and also did a lung capacity test and it was normal as well. I was tired all the time and just didn't have the desire or energy to do much besides go to work. In Feb, 2012 I started getting swelling of the eyelids, so much so that I could not see out of my eyes because the lids were so heavy. Between Feb and April I missed alot of work and in March I realized the reactions came when I was at work. My company has moved me to one of our other offices and I now commute from my home to work whereas I worked in the same town that I live before. I am happy to be employed and ablet o work continually rather than be on sick leave so am fine with the communte. Once I left the building, my reactions stopped for the most part, I would have a small flare up if I went back into the building or entered old musky buildings for any length of time. This summer I started having reactions towards the end of July and my face seems to be continually swollen since then. I had an allergy test in July 2012 with minimal response to household dust, feathers, snow mold, cows and mixed mold and scored 1 out of 4 for the first 4 items and 2 out of 4 for mixed mold. There was a time in my late twenties, early thirties where I would retain fluids really bad before my menstrual cycle but this stopped and I went back to normal water retention during that time. I have had ezema as a child and would develop rashes if I wore latex gloves for too long when I was a hospital cook but the rash would go away once I took the gloves off. My first time eating curried chicken I loved it but broke out in a red rash on my forehead and cheeks, reactions got worse if I ate anything with currie in it after that (ingested unknowingly). One day I had drinks with friends and drank Bombay Sapphire Gin made from 21 different herbs & spices, I had a reaction that night and had to miss work the next day because I was so sick. Other than that I have not had any other allergy type problems. Could my angioedema be caused by Micardis?


  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • I am vegetarian and was told I have a b12 defeciency


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