Related topic: Valium, Urinary incontinence
Review: could Valium cause Urinary incontinence?
Summary: Urinary incontinence could be caused by Valium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nexium, and have Pain.
We study 20,006 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 166 have Urinary incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more.
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Valium (latest outcomes from 21,762 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) (latest reports from 106,412 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 19,924 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 166 people (0.83%) have Urinary Incontinence. They amount to 0.16% of all the 106,314 people who have Urinary Incontinence on eHealthMe.
Time on Valium when people have Urinary incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary incontinence||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Valium * :
|Urinary incontinence||70.95%||29.05% |
Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Valium * :
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.62%||0.62%||5.59%||9.32%||26.09%||27.95%||29.81% |
Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Valium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (31 people, 18.67%)
- Anxiety (27 people, 16.27%)
- Multiple sclerosis (21 people, 12.65%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 7.83%)
- Pain in jaw (13 people, 7.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (34 people, 20.48%)
- Neurontin (34 people, 20.48%)
- Prilosec (33 people, 19.88%)
- Lopressor (31 people, 18.67%)
- Xanax (31 people, 18.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Valium (diazepam) is often used for stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions Valium is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (23 hours ago):
currently i am sick and doctors are telling me that i have atrial fibrillation
and most of the time i feel very bad ,vomiting,loss of sleep and loss of apitate to food as well as nausea all time
i i have used benzodiazpam for the almost two months and then ,i was advised to have reduce the dose of Valium
Then i stopped after i have attained the time when i was feeling well at a dose of Valium at less than a quarter a tablet
then all of the sudden a condition of nausea came back ,vomiting,and currently i am in hospital where they have diagnosed atrial fibrillation
From this study (1 day ago):
I've been on antidepressants for 17 years. Various types but been on Setraline for about 4 years. Have had sudden urge incontanence for years on and off but now I seem to wet the bed 2-3 times per week. If I drink any alcohol then it nearly a definate that i would wet the bed. I just wondered if it could have anything to do with the medication I'm on?
From this study (2 days ago):
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