Review: could Nystatin cause Uti?


Summary

Uti is found among people who take Nystatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Levaquin, and have Breast cancer . We study 8,427 people who have side effects while taking Nystatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 399 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.

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Nystatin

Nystatin has active ingredients of nystatin. It is often used in candidiasis. (latest outcomes from Nystatin 8,836 users)

Uti

Uti (urinary tract infection) has been reported by people with erythema multiforme, fever, renal failure acute, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 62,240 Uti patients).

On Jul, 29, 2016

8,427 people reported to have side effects when taking Nystatin.
Among them, 399 people (4.73%) have Uti


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Nystatin cause Uti?

Time on Nystatin when people have Uti *:

  • < 1 month: 40.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 26.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Uti when taking Nystatin *:

  • female: 78.46 %
  • male: 21.54 %

Age of people who have Uti when taking Nystatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.28 %
  • 2-9: 2.25 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.4 %
  • 30-39: 2.25 %
  • 40-49: 11.24 %
  • 50-59: 36.52 %
  • 60+: 46.07 %

Severity if Uti when taking Nystatin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (52 people)
  • Pain (39 people)
  • Osteoporosis (32 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (31 people)
  • Hypertension (29 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levaquin (129 people)
  • Zometa (123 people)
  • Gabapentin (114 people)
  • Prednisone (105 people)
  • Fluconazole (97 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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