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.
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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