Review: could Namenda cause Incontinence?
Summary: Incontinence is found among people who take Namenda, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aricept, and have Dementia alzheimer's type.
We study 6,852 people who have side effects while taking Namenda from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence and more.
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Namenda has active ingredients of memantine hydrochloride. It is often used in dementia. (latest outcomes from 7,226 Namenda users)
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 5,802 Incontinence patients)
On Apr, 14, 2015: 6,852 people reported to have side effects when taking Namenda. Among them, 22 people (0.32%) have Incontinence.
Time on Namenda when people have Incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Incontinence when taking Namenda * :
Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Namenda * :
Severity of Incontinence when taking Namenda ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Incontinence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dementia alzheimer's type (12 people, 54.55%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 22.73%)
- Dementia (4 people, 18.18%)
- Amnesia (4 people, 18.18%)
- Depression (4 people, 18.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aricept (19 people, 86.36%)
- Coumadin (6 people, 27.27%)
- Synthroid (6 people, 27.27%)
- Lexapro (6 people, 27.27%)
- Atacand (5 people, 22.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Namenda Xr for a 66-year old woman with Alzheimers. The patient has Elevated Mood
- A study of drug interactions between Donepezil, Namenda Xr for a 74-year old man with Neurological Deficits - Focal, Neurologic Deficit. The patient has Has Begun To Have Heavy Nosebleeds
- A study of drug interactions between Biotin, Namenda, Ginkgo Biloba, Niacin And Niacinamide, Levothyroxine Sodium, Simvastatin, Patanol for a 76-year old woman with Nail Disorder, Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia, Hypothyroidism, High Blood Cholesterol, Allergy. The patient has Fatigue, Rash Generalised
- A study of drug interactions between Razadyne, Namenda for a 92-year old woman with Dementia Alzheimer's Type. The patient has Excessive Saliva
- A study of drug interactions between Oxycodone, Lyrica, Namenda for a 53-year old man with Sunct Syndrome. The patient has Dizziness
Recent Namenda related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Trazodone Hydrochloride, Effexor, Namenda for a 63-year old man who has Alzheimer's Disease
- Comparions of Namenda, Aricept for a 62-year old woman who has Post Concussion Syndrome
- Comparions of Amlodipine, Namenda, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Donepezil, Effexor Xr for a 94-year old woman who has Dementia
- Comparions of Wellbutrin, Azilect, Namenda, Aricept for a 78-year old man who has Alzheimer's Disease
- Comparions of Cymbalta, Abilify, Namenda, Aricept for a 76-year old man who has Lewy Body Dementia
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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