Review: could Taxol cause Bladder infection (Urinary tract infection)?
Summary: Bladder infection is found among people who take Taxol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone. We study 21,492 people who have side effects while taking Taxol from FDA and social media. Among them, 385 have Bladder infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Bladder infection and more.
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Taxol has active ingredients of paclitaxel. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 21,583 Taxol users)
Bladder infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 66,866 Bladder infection patients)
On May, 21, 2015: 21,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol. Among them, 385 people (1.79%) have Bladder Infection.
Time on Taxol when people have Bladder infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bladder infection||57.14%||28.57%||2.04%||12.24%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bladder infection when taking Taxol * :
|Bladder infection||83.94%||16.06% |
Age of people who have Bladder infection when taking Taxol * :
|Bladder infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.78%||2.22%||15.56%||31.39%||48.06% |
Severity of Bladder infection when taking Taxol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bladder infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Bladder infection ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bladder infection||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (68 people, 17.66%)
- Breast cancer (65 people, 16.88%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (43 people, 11.17%)
- Prostate cancer (29 people, 7.53%)
- Anxiety (27 people, 7.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (202 people, 52.47%)
- Aredia (174 people, 45.19%)
- Carboplatin (138 people, 35.84%)
- Compazine (93 people, 24.16%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (87 people, 22.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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