Review: could Penicillin cause Uti?
We study 1,417 people who have side effects while taking Penicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.
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Penicillin (latest outcomes from 1,791 users) has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection.
Uti (urinary tract infection) (latest reports from 449,953 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 1,417 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin. Among them, 22 people (1.55%) have Uti. They amount to 0.00% of all the 447,790 people who have Uti on eHealthMe.
Time on Penicillin when people have Uti * :
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How people recovered from Uti ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (8 people, 36.36%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 31.82%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (6 people, 27.27%)
- Pain (1 people, 4.55%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (1 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Penicillin v potassium (16 people, 72.73%)
- Lisinopril (15 people, 68.18%)
- Aredia (14 people, 63.64%)
- Lipitor (14 people, 63.64%)
- Verapamil (11 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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