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Review: could Oxybutynin chloride cause Uti (Urinary tract infection)?





Summary: Uti is found among people who take Oxybutynin chloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Multiple sclerosis.

We study 2,653 people who have side effects while taking Oxybutynin chloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 112 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.

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Oxybutynin chloride

Oxybutynin chloride has active ingredients of oxybutynin chloride. It is often used in urge incontinence. (latest outcomes from Oxybutynin chloride 2,867 users)

Uti

Uti (urinary tract infection) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain.(latest reports from Uti 64,558 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 2,651 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxybutynin chloride. Among them, 110 people (4.15%) have Uti.

Trend of Uti in Oxybutynin chloride reports

Time on Oxybutynin chloride when people have Uti * :

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Age of people who have Uti when taking Oxybutynin chloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Uti0.00%0.00%0.95%0.00%2.86%16.19%16.19%63.81%

Severity of Uti when taking Oxybutynin chloride ** :

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How people recovered from Uti ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (25 people, 22.73%)
  2. Pain (14 people, 12.73%)
  3. Anxiety (12 people, 10.91%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (7 people, 6.36%)
  5. Bone pain (6 people, 5.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (34 people, 30.91%)
  2. Levothyroxine sodium (25 people, 22.73%)
  3. Lisinopril (22 people, 20.00%)
  4. Zometa (19 people, 17.27%)
  5. Gabapentin (19 people, 17.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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