Januvia and Urine odor abnormal - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


We study 69,623 people who have side effects when taking Januvia. Urine odor abnormal is found, especially among people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Magnesium and have Arthritis.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Januvia and have Urine odor abnormal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You may use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 700+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Sep, 26, 2023

69,623 people reported to have side effects when taking Januvia.
Among them, 23 people (0.03%) have Urine odor abnormal.

What is Januvia?

Januvia has active ingredients of sitagliptin phosphate. It is used in diabetes. Currently, eHealthMe is studying from 70,775 Januvia users.

What is Urine odor abnormal?

Urine odor abnormal is found to be associated with 1,367 drugs and 628 conditions by eHealthMe. Currently, we are studying 6,547 people who have Urine odor abnormal.

Number of Januvia and Urine odor abnormal reports submitted per year:

Could Januvia cause Urine odor abnormal?

Time on Januvia when people have Urine odor abnormal *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Urine odor abnormal when taking Januvia *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Urine odor abnormal when taking Januvia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 38.46 %
  • 60+: 53.85 %

Common drugs people take besides Januvia *:

  1. Metformin: 3 people, 13.04%
  2. Vitamin D: 3 people, 13.04%
  3. Vitamin C: 3 people, 13.04%
  4. Colace: 3 people, 13.04%
  5. Compazine: 3 people, 13.04%
  6. Imodium: 3 people, 13.04%
  7. Magnesium: 3 people, 13.04%
  8. Crestor: 2 people, 8.70%
  9. Lasix: 2 people, 8.70%
  10. Toprol-Xl: 2 people, 8.70%

Common side effects people have besides Urine odor abnormal *:

  1. Diarrhea: 6 people, 26.09%
  2. Back Pain: 5 people, 21.74%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 5 people, 21.74%
  4. Joint Pain: 4 people, 17.39%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 4 people, 17.39%
  6. Weakness: 4 people, 17.39%
  7. Heart Rate Increased: 4 people, 17.39%
  8. Urinary Tract Infection: 4 people, 17.39%
  9. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat): 3 people, 13.04%
  10. Fall: 3 people, 13.04%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 3 people, 13.04%
  2. Ovarian Cancer (cancer of ovary): 2 people, 8.70%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 8.70%
  4. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 8.70%
  5. Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel): 1 person, 4.35%
  6. Prostatic Disorder: 1 person, 4.35%
  7. Joint Swelling: 1 person, 4.35%
  8. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 1 person, 4.35%
  9. Depression: 1 person, 4.35%
  10. Colon Cancer: 1 person, 4.35%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Januvia and have Urine odor abnormal?

Check whether Urine odor abnormal is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on sitagliptin phosphate (the active ingredients of Januvia) and Januvia (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 700+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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