Review: could Micardis cause Urinary incontinence?
We study 15,675 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 (latest outcomes from 16,242 users) has active ingredients of telmisartan. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) (latest reports from 107,194 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Jul, 22, 2014: 15,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Micardis. Among them, 105 people (0.67%) have Urinary Incontinence. They amount to 0.10% of all the 107,194 people who have Urinary Incontinence on eHealthMe.
Time on Micardis when people have Urinary incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary incontinence||42.86%||28.57%||0.00%||28.57%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Micardis * :
|Urinary incontinence||80.77%||19.23% |
Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Micardis * :
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.84%||42.62%||47.54% |
Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Micardis ** :
How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (50 people, 47.62%)
- Carcinoid tumour pulmonary (33 people, 31.43%)
- Bone density abnormal (18 people, 17.14%)
- Osteoporosis (6 people, 5.71%)
- Oedema peripheral (5 people, 4.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Micardis hct (35 people, 33.33%)
- Lasix (26 people, 24.76%)
- Aspirin (26 people, 24.76%)
- Sandostatin lar (26 people, 24.76%)
- Synthroid (23 people, 21.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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