Review: could Viagra cause Uti?


Summary

Uti is found among people who take Viagra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Erectile dysfunction . We study 45,123 people who have side effects while taking Viagra from FDA and social media. Among them, 142 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.

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Viagra

Viagra has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Viagra 46,520 users)

Uti

Uti (urinary tract infection) has been reported by people with fever, rashes, urinary tract infection, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 107,379 Uti patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

45,123 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra.
Among them, 142 people (0.31%) have Uti


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Viagra cause Uti?

Time on Viagra when people have Uti *:

  • < 1 month: 10 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 50 %
  • 10+ years: 10 %

Gender of people who have Uti when taking Viagra *:

  • female: 16.3 %
  • male: 83.7 %

Age of people who have Uti when taking Viagra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 6.36 %
  • 30-39: 5.45 %
  • 40-49: 22.73 %
  • 50-59: 14.55 %
  • 60+: 50.91 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Erectile Dysfunction (24 people, 16.90%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (23 people, 16.20%)
  • Pain (22 people, 15.49%)
  • Prostate Cancer (21 people, 14.79%)
  • Osteoporosis (18 people, 12.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (30 people, 21.13%)
  • Celebrex (30 people, 21.13%)
  • Aspirin (30 people, 21.13%)
  • Levaquin (29 people, 20.42%)
  • Vioxx (27 people, 19.01%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (49 people, 34.51%)
  • Nausea (42 people, 29.58%)
  • Pain (36 people, 25.35%)
  • Back Pain (34 people, 23.94%)
  • Asthenia (32 people, 22.54%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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