Review: could Valium cause Incontinence?


Incontinence is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Percocet, and have Pain . We study 20,002 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence and more.

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Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 21,503 users)


Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, constipation, drug ineffective, dry mouth, fatigue (latest reports from 5,343 Incontinence patients).

On Jul, 21, 2016

20,002 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium.
Among them, 58 people (0.29%) have Incontinence

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Valium cause Incontinence?

Time on Valium when people have Incontinence *:

  • < 1 month: 90.91 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.09 %
  • 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 Incontinence when taking Valium *:

  • female: 43.1 %
  • male: 56.9 %

Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Valium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.85 %
  • 10-19: 5.56 %
  • 20-29: 3.7 %
  • 30-39: 1.85 %
  • 40-49: 38.89 %
  • 50-59: 9.26 %
  • 60+: 38.89 %

Severity if Incontinence when taking Valium **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (24 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (10 people)
  • Prostate Cancer Metastatic (9 people)
  • Eczema (9 people)
  • Depression (9 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Percocet (26 people)
  • Neurontin (22 people)
  • Tylenol (20 people)
  • Prozac (19 people)
  • Ultram (16 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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