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 has active ingredients of telmisartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 16,258 Micardis users)
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 18,523 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.
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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