Review: could Zyprexa cause Urinary incontinence?
We study 42,778 people who have side effects while taking Zyprexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 306 have Urinary incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more.
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Zyprexa (latest outcomes from 43,488 users) has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) (latest reports from 107,584 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 42,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa. Among them, 306 people (0.72%) have Urinary Incontinence. They amount to 0.28% of all the 107,583 people who have Urinary Incontinence on eHealthMe.
Time on Zyprexa 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||34.31%||6.86%||18.63%||14.71%||22.55%||2.94%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Zyprexa * :
|Urinary incontinence||54.48%||45.52% |
Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Zyprexa * :
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.52%||5.76%||8.38%||10.73%||27.75%||12.83%||34.03% |
Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Zyprexa ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (86 people, 28.10%)
- Bipolar i disorder (41 people, 13.40%)
- Schizophrenia (38 people, 12.42%)
- Affective disorder (30 people, 9.80%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (27 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Depakote (64 people, 20.92%)
- Haloperidol (58 people, 18.95%)
- Ativan (54 people, 17.65%)
- Paxil (44 people, 14.38%)
- Carbamazepine (44 people, 14.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (6 days ago):
i'm pretty much the most comlex case 4 psychiatrists, 3 psychologists, a nuero scientist/adult mood disorder specialised doctor, 3 gp's, 2 naturopaths and an adhd specialist have ever come accross. i'm basically a pharmacy on legs with over 32types of medications tried in 13 months including those i've mentioned above. i admitted myself into hospital (to get a team around me) for 3 weeks in the psych ward in july 2013 but was granted an agreed by patient/all the different types of doctors and nursing staff to b words) and 'what planet am i from (using a nurses exact words) because i'm soe released early as they had 'no lollies left to try' (using the head psych's exact words referring to prescription medications) anr how so rediculously med-resistant to all that could be tried. the night nurses were actually scare d of me, not by any violence or anything at all alike, but by my uncanny ability to be dosed so very very highly on so many potent medications and extreme combinations to no avail. i've had 9ver 25 blood tests, ultrasounds, brain imagery mri's, sleep disorders studies in hospital and numerous other forms of clinical testing to still be on the rollercoaster and the viscous cycle 13months later and i'm still in the same boat! it's been said way more than just a few times that i'm one hell of a case for the record books!
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I have waves of nausea that come and go throughout the day, I feel better when I pass gas. my stomach also rumbles and feels empty all of the time even after I eat
From this study (1 month ago):
Was given this drug to aid in passing kidney stones following a lithotripsy procedure. Everything was fine until the urine cleared and no stones or particles were present in the urine strainer. I haven't been able to leave the bathroom for about four hours because I can't stop peeing. Sometimes it is just a dribble but it has also flowed normal. Hopefully this wears off soon since it is keeping me from getting any rest.
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