Review: could Tamiflu cause Urinary retention?
This is a review of Urinary retention by studying 10,207 people who take Tamiflu. We analyze: the time on Tamiflu when people have Urinary retention, gender and age of these people, the severity of Urinary retention, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Tamiflu. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tamiflu (latest outcomes from 10,783 users) has active ingredients of oseltamivir phosphate. It is often used in the flu, h1n1. Commonly reported side effects of Tamiflu include abnormal behaviour, hallucinations, nausea and vomiting, vomiting aggravated, fever.
Urinary retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder) (latest reports from 81,319 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 10,207 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamiflu. Among them, 14 people (0.14%) have Urinary Retention.
Time on Tamiflu 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 Tamiflu * :
|Urinary retention||61.54%||38.46% |
Age of people who have Urinary retention when taking Tamiflu * :
|Urinary retention||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||25.00%||58.33% |
Severity of Urinary retention when taking Tamiflu ** :
How people recovered from Urinary retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Influenza (3 people, 21.43%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (1 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Singulair (5 people, 35.71%)
- Lipitor (5 people, 35.71%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 28.57%)
- Flexeril (4 people, 28.57%)
- Niacin (4 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 weeks ago):
The urinary hesitancy / not feeling like fully empty has been chronic for at least the last year. Female, so not prostate related :-), chronic, so not UTI either.
From this study (3 weeks ago):
Took two Tamiflu and had a rash and swelling on face and neck. Stopped the med and took Benadryl. Rash is getting better.
From this study (4 weeks ago):
All of a sudden my throat closes up and I am unable to breathe. Laying down or propped up and even standing up it continues.
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