Msm and Uti - from FDA reports


Uti is found among people who take Msm, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Magnesium, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Uti with Msm. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 447 people who have side effects when taking Msm from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 20, 2017

447 people reported to have side effects when taking Msm.
Among them, 13 people (2.91%) have Uti

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Msm cause Uti?

Gender of people who have Uti when taking Msm *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Uti when taking Msm *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 22.22 %
  • 60+: 77.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Liver Disorder (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Inflammation (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Bone Disorder (2 people, 15.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Nexium (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Neurontin (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Magnesium (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Zantac (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Vitamin C (4 people, 30.77%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Sepsis (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Drug Ineffective (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Anaemia (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Femur Fracture (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Fatigue (2 people, 15.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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