Review: could Sudafed 12 hour cause Urinary retention?
Summary: Urinary retention could be caused by Sudafed 12 hour, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nasacort, and have Upper-airway cough syndrome.
We study 2,999 people who have side effects while taking Sudafed 12 hour from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Urinary retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary retention and more.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 2,999 people reported to have side effects when taking Sudafed 12 hour. Among them, 13 people (0.43%) have Urinary Retention. They amount to 0.02% of all the 84,975 people who have Urinary Retention on eHealthMe.
Time on Sudafed 12 hour when people have Urinary retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary retention||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary retention when taking Sudafed 12 hour * :
|Urinary retention||11.11%||88.89% |
Age of people who have Urinary retention when taking Sudafed 12 hour * :
|Urinary retention||0.00%||3.70%||3.70%||0.00%||0.00%||3.70%||77.78%||11.11% |
Severity of Urinary retention when taking Sudafed 12 hour ** :
How people recovered from Urinary retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Upper-airway cough syndrome (8 people, 61.54%)
- Sinus congestion (8 people, 61.54%)
- Asthma (3 people, 23.08%)
- Rhinorrhoea (3 people, 23.08%)
- Dyspnoea (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nasacort (3 people, 23.08%)
- Xopenex (3 people, 23.08%)
- Uniphyl (3 people, 23.08%)
- Spiriva (3 people, 23.08%)
- Combivent (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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