Tamiflu and Urinary retention - from FDA reports
Urinary retention is found among people who take Tamiflu, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Flexeril, and have The flu. This review analyzes which people have Urinary retention with Tamiflu. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,904 people who have side effects when taking Tamiflu from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
13,904 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamiflu.
Among them, 22 people (0.16%) have Urinary Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tamiflu when people have Urinary Retention *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Urinary Retention when taking Tamiflu *:
- female: 57.14 %
- male: 42.86 %
Age of people who have Urinary Retention when taking Tamiflu *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 5.88 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 5.88 %
- 30-39: 5.88 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 17.65 %
- 60+: 64.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- The Flu (4 people, 18.18%)
- Stress And Anxiety (1 person, 4.55%)
- Multiple Myeloma (1 person, 4.55%)
- Gastritis - Chronic (1 person, 4.55%)
- Foetal Exposure During Pregnancy (1 person, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (5 people, 22.73%)
- Lipitor (5 people, 22.73%)
- Levaquin (5 people, 22.73%)
- Flexeril (5 people, 22.73%)
- Lasix (4 people, 18.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Uveitis (4 people, 18.18%)
- Tenosynovitis (4 people, 18.18%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 18.18%)
- Cough (4 people, 18.18%)
- Blindness Unilateral (4 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Urinary retention when taking Tamiflu?
Tamiflu has active ingredients of oseltamivir phosphate. It is often used in the flu. (latest outcomes from Tamiflu 14,720 users)
Urinary retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 21,917 Urinary retention patients).
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Hello folks, I have take taken 4 lopermide tablets in a day to stop diarrhoea. After three days, I have got urinary retention and doctors used catheter to empty my bladder. How long it will take for my bladder to operate as usual? Is there any data on time to recover ? Thanks.
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