Review: could Namenda cause Urinary tract infection?
We study 6,829 people who have side effects while taking Namenda from FDA and social media. Among them, 253 have Urinary tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary tract infection and more.
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Namenda (latest outcomes from 7,203 users) has active ingredients of memantine hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.
Urinary tract infection
Urinary tract infection (latest reports from 448,295 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Sep, 20, 2014: 6,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Namenda. Among them, 253 people (3.70%) have Urinary Tract Infection.
Time on Namenda when people have Urinary tract infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary tract infection||77.83%||9.13%||3.91%||0.87%||7.39%||0.87%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Namenda * :
|Urinary tract infection||70.50%||29.50% |
Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Namenda * :
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.40%||0.20%||4.62%||94.78% |
Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Namenda ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dementia alzheimer's type (190 people, 75.10%)
- Dementia (118 people, 46.64%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (63 people, 24.90%)
- Convulsion (27 people, 10.67%)
- Hypertension (26 people, 10.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aricept (252 people, 99.60%)
- Aspirin (102 people, 40.32%)
- Fosamax (75 people, 29.64%)
- Lasix (70 people, 27.67%)
- Zetia (67 people, 26.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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