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Review: could Micardis cause Urinary incontinence?

Summary: Urinary incontinence is found among people who take Micardis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Micardis hct, and have High blood pressure.

We study 15,690 people who have side effects while taking Micardis from FDA and social media. Among them, 105 have Urinary incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more.

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Micardis

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

Urinary incontinence

Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain. (latest reports from 18,514 Urinary incontinence patients)

On Mar, 3, 2015: 15,690 people reported to have side effects when taking Micardis. Among them, 105 people (0.67%) have Urinary Incontinence.

Trend of Urinary incontinence in Micardis reports

Time on Micardis when people have Urinary incontinence * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Urinary incontinence42.86%28.57%0.00%28.57%0.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Urinary incontinence80.77%19.23%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Urinary incontinence0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%9.84%42.62%47.54%

Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Micardis ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (50 people, 47.62%)
  2. Carcinoid tumour pulmonary (33 people, 31.43%)
  3. Bone density abnormal (18 people, 17.14%)
  4. Osteoporosis (6 people, 5.71%)
  5. Oedema peripheral (5 people, 4.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Micardis hct (35 people, 33.33%)
  2. Lasix (26 people, 24.76%)
  3. Aspirin (26 people, 24.76%)
  4. Sandostatin lar (26 people, 24.76%)
  5. Synthroid (23 people, 21.90%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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