Review: could Nystatin cause Uti?


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 9,647 people who have side effects while taking Nystatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 448 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.

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Nystatin has active ingredients of nystatin. It is often used in oral candidiasis. (latest outcomes from Nystatin 10,249 users)


Uti (urinary tract infection) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 79,898 Uti patients).

On Aug, 29, 2016

9,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Nystatin.
Among them, 448 people (4.64%) have Uti

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Nystatin cause Uti?

Time on Nystatin when people have Uti *:

  • < 1 month: 41.18 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 35.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 23.53 %
  • 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: 76.64 %
  • male: 23.36 %

Age of people who have Uti when taking Nystatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.26 %
  • 2-9: 2.05 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.56 %
  • 30-39: 2.05 %
  • 40-49: 12.53 %
  • 50-59: 34.27 %
  • 60+: 46.29 %

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 (60 people)
  • Pain (49 people)
  • Osteoporosis (39 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (37 people)
  • Hypertension (37 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levaquin (144 people)
  • Zometa (141 people)
  • Gabapentin (128 people)
  • Prednisone (122 people)
  • Fluconazole (110 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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